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Fashion Alpaca Dream

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Wool (64%),
Alpaca (30%),
Nylon (6%)
Needles: 7mm ( US) (2 UK)
8mm (11 US) (0 UK)
Gauge: 14 sts / 10cm (4") and 20 rows
Balls: 50g; 120m (131 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Super Color (96% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Alta Moda Super Baby Stella (89% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (60%), Alpaca (25%), Nylon (10%) and Metallic (5%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Canoe (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (62%), Nylon (22%) and Alpaca (16%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 87m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.38 balls of this.
Phoebe (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (94%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn comes in 40g / 96m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.25 balls of this.
Concept Catena Merino (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (94%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
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Vickie Howell Woolpaca Chunky (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Baby Alpaca (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Alta Moda Cashmere (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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 (80%) and Cashmere (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Tweed Deluxe (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (54%), Wool (32%) and Nylon (14%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.50 balls of this.
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Gamma (84% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 (52%) and Nylon (48%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
© Katia
Alta Moda Cashmere 16 (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (78%), Cashmere (12%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Colorato Nodo (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Topas (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (41%), Alpaca (9%), Nylon (18%) and Acrylic (32%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Silk Wool (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (64%), Silk (27%) and Nylon (9%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
© Craftsy
Trend Deluxe (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (56%), Polyester (40%) and Nylon (4%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.50 balls of this.
© Craftsy
Colorato (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (87%) and Nylon (13%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.89 balls of this.
Aspire (74% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Alpaca (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.86 balls of this.
Seasons (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape and elasticity of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (76%), Wool (14%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
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Inca Tweed (73% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (50%), Alpaca (30%), Acrylic (14%) and Rayon (6%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.86 balls of this.
Lakeland Chunky (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape and elasticity of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (72%), Wool (18%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
Merinos Alpaga (73% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Alpaca (40%) and Merino Wool (60%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.85 balls of this.
Colmo (71% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is blown / fiber-filled net rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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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 (55%), Baby Alpaca (25%) and Mohair (20%)
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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 / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Chainette Aire (71% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (49%), Viscose (48%) and Nylon (3%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 60m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.