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Raffaella DK (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: DK
Texture: Single ply wrapped with fine thread
Fiber: Cotton (51%),
Acrylic (49%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 125m (137 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Do not iron, Do not tumble dry, Dry clean, Dry flat

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Paradou (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Essentials Cotton Soft DK (84% match) $$$$$
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Sundae DK (83% match) $$$$$
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Calico (83% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 244m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Authentic DK (83% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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Ecoton (83% match) $$$$$
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Cotton On (82% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 144m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Comète (82% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Creative Sport DK (82% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 290m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.43 balls of this.
Cabaret (82% match) $$$$$
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Panama DK (81% match) $$$$$
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Tatamy Tweed DK (81% match)
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Cotton Tweed DK (81% match) $$$$$
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Cabotine (81% match) $$$$$
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Cotton Blend 8-ply (81% match)
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Conway (80% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 116m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
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Americana DK (80% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Palermo (80% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 123m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.02 balls of this.
Fashion Flow (80% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Sarasota (80% match)
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