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Lena

Weight: Worsted
Texture: Blown / Fiber-filled net
Fiber: Baby Alpaca (48%),
Merino Wool (32%),
Silk (20%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 19 sts / 10cm (4") and 30 rows
Hook: 4mm
Balls: 50g; 150m (164 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$
© Tahki Stacy Charles, Inc

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Soffili Yak (77% match)
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Techno (75% match) $$$$$
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Phil Flanelle (75% match) $$$$$
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DROPS Air (74% match) $$$$$
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Moonshine (74% match) $$$$$
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Peru (74% match)
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Wistful (74% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%), Merino Wool (30%) and Silk (20%)
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Malou Light (73% match) $$$$$
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Stellina (72% match) $$$$$
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Owl Tweet (71% match) $$$$$
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Almeria (70% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.50 balls of this.
Mountain Top Vista (70% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 91m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.65 balls of this.
Tahoe (69% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 164m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
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Phil Nuage (new 2016) (69% match) $$$$$
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