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Soft Mix

Weight: DK
Texture: Blown / Fiber-filled net
Fiber: Nylon (45%),
Alpaca (30%),
Wool (25%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4") and 35 rows
Balls: 25g; 113m (124 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Do not iron, Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Soft Mix (97% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Nylon (45%), Baby Alpaca (30%) and Merino Wool (25%)
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This yarn comes in 25g / 113m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Soffili Yak (75% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Nylon (32%), Wool (27%), Alpaca (25%) and Yak (16%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.68 balls of this.
Stellina (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (40%), Viscose (35%) and Nylon (25%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.71 balls of this.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Bo Peep Luxury Baby (69% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Falklands Superwash Wool (52%) and Nylon (48%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Sterk (69% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (40%), Merino Wool (40%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.82 balls of this.
Fairytale Merino Mix DK (69% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (50%) and Nylon (50%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Harrap Tweed (69% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (40%), Wool (30%), Acrylic (24%) and Viscose (6%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 155m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.73 balls of this.
Fayette (68% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but single ply. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (60%) and Nylon (40%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
6-ply Tweed (68% match) $$$$$
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
Nalle (68% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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Tinto (67% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (45%), Wool (40%) and Nylon (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Phil Flanelle (67% match) $$$$$
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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Alpaca Sport (67% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Fleur (67% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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Lena (67% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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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 smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (48%), Merino Wool (32%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
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Sugarspun (66% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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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: Acrylic (98%) and Superwash Wool (2%)
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This yarn comes in 85g / 247m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.46 balls of this.
Alpakka (66% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied with a soft haze. It is not as lofty as the original yarn and has more drape.
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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 (70%) and Nylon (30%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Wash'n'Wear Double Crepe (66% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Baby Joy DK (66% match) $$$$$
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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: Acrylic (55%) and Nylon (45%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.