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Linen Quill

50% Highland Wool

Weight: Sport
Texture: 2 plies
Fiber: Wool (50%),
Alpaca (35%),
Linen (15%)
Needles: 2.5mm ( US) ( UK)
3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
Gauge: 24-28 sts / 10cm (4")
Hook: 2.5 - 3.75mm
Balls: 100g; 410m (448 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors, Semi-solids
Price: $$$$$

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Alpaca 2 (90% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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Denali (89% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Columbia Wool (50%) and Alpaca (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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BFL Fingering (82% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Blue Faced Leicester Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 90g / 370m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
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Finullgarn (82% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 175m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.34 balls of this.
Hebridean 2-ply (82% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 25g / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.82 balls of this.
Shetland (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Shetland Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 198m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.07 balls of this.
Hverdags (81% match)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (60%) and Wool (40%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 166m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.47 balls of this.
Superfine Alpaca Yarn (81% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.48 balls of this.
Scrumptious 4-ply (81% match) $$$$$
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (55%) and Silk (45%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 365m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Dyed in the Wool (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Blue Faced Leicester Superwash Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 54g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.24 balls of this.
Super Soxx Alpaca (80% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 225m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.82 balls of this.
Silk Twist (80% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (65%) and Silk (35%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Alpaca Silk (79% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (60%), Merino Wool (30%) and Silk (10%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.48 balls of this.
2-trådigt Plädgarn (79% match)
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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Elegance 4-ply (79% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Corriedale Wool (80%) and Alpaca (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 174m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.36 balls of this.
Mini Sterk (79% match)
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (40%), Merino Superwash Wool (40%) and Nylon (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 166m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.47 balls of this.
Shetlandsuld / Shetland Wool (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 450m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Lyonesse 4-ply (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Linen (50%) and Corriedale Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 174m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.36 balls of this.
Alpakka Wool (79% match)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (60%) and Superwash Wool (40%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 166m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.47 balls of this.
Almerino Baby (79% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.28 balls of this.
2-ply Gammelserie (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.56 balls of this.