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Tetra Cotton (DISCONTINUED)

Discontinued with many other Rowan lines in Spring 2016

Weight: DK
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Cotton (100%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 23 sts / 10cm (4") and 32 rows
Balls: 50g; 130m (142 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Iron (cool)
Styles: Multi-color
Price: $$$$$

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Driftone (90% 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: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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The warmth, 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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This yarn contains mercerized cotton, so it will be shinier and produce clearer stitch definition.
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Calista (90% 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: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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The warmth, 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 contains mercerized cotton, so it will be shinier and produce clearer stitch definition.
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 129m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Rain (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: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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The warmth, 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 contains mercerized cotton, so it will be shinier and produce clearer stitch definition.
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 123m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Kreo (89% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Softyak DK (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (76%), Yak (15%) and Nylon (9%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Neve (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 203m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.64 balls of this.
Sfumato (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 375m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.35 balls of this.
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365 Cotone (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (88%) and Nylon (12%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Maya (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (85%) and Alpaca (15%)
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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 / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Bella (84% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is plied 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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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 150g / 405m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.32 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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The warmth, 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 has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
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Satin Cotton (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Cotone (83% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Doppio (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Nylon (40%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
DROPS Loves You 6 (83% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
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Cotton 100% (83% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
Sun Kissed (81% match)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 239m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.54 balls of this.
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DROPS Loves You 7 (81% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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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 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.76 balls of this.
Bonbons Cotton (81% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is plied 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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 10.g / 26m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.00 balls of this.
Summerlite DK (81% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is plied 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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Mandarin Naturell (81% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is plied 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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Cotton Joy (81% 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: Cotton (92%) and Acrylic (8%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied 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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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 50g / 138m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.