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Linen (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Linen (100%)
Needles: 3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 24-28 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 225m (246 yds)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Reed (96% match)
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Euroflax Sport Weight (78% match) $$$$$
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El Linio (78% match)
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Flax Lace (77% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 500m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
Field Linen (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Lindy Chain (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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Kalinka (75% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.70 balls of this.
Sparrow (74% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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XS-82 6/1 Linen Roving (72% match) $$$$$
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Flax (72% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.80 balls of this.
Lin (70% match)
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Alicia (69% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Flax C (68% match)
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This yarn comes in 25g / 104m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.16 balls of this.
M&K Linen (67% match)
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Stellina Luxe (67% match) $$$$$
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Stellina (66% match) $$$$$
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Bigarelle (65% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 390m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.
Ginga Linen (64% 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 / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.