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Amphora

Weight: DK
Texture: Plied with a soft haze
Fiber: Acrylic (60%),
Mohair (20%),
Alpaca (20%)
Needles: 3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 21-24 sts / 10cm (4")
Hook: 4.5 - 5.5mm
Balls: 100g; 280m (306 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Alpaca DK (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Alpaca (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.17 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (40%), Alpaca (20%) and Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn comes in 75g / 210m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Myboshi (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Superwash Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 55m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.09 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%), Nylon (10%) and Mohair (10%)
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This yarn comes in 85g / 472m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Brushworks (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Alpaca (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.17 balls of this.
Soffio Plus (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%), Mohair (40%) and Wool (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.87 balls of this.
Stardust (76% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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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 less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%), Mohair (11%), Wool (11%) and Metallic (3%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 540m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
Senses Lace (75% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Mohair (20%)
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Spirit (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The 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 (56%) and Acrylic (44%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 210m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Alpaca Tweed DK (74% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (77%), Alpaca (20%) and Viscose (3%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.17 balls of this.
Deborah Norville Alpaca Dance (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Alpaca (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
Cozy Alpaca (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Baby Alpaca (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 162m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.73 balls of this.
Ultra Alpaca Light (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Peruvian Highland Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.11 balls of this.
Savanna (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (70%) and Alpaca (30%)
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This yarn comes in 200g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.70 balls of this.
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Baby Alpaca Cherish (72% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (50%) and Acrylic (50%)
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Molina (71% match) $$$$$
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (80%) and Alpaca (20%)
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Alpaca Silk (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Silk (50%) and Alpaca (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.11 balls of this.
Superlana Klasik (70% match)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 281m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
DROPS Alpaca (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 167m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.68 balls of this.
Baby Alpaca (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 233m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Honor (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Silk (30%)
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 251m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Encore DK (70% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. 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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.04 balls of this.