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Setasilk

Weight: Worsted
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Cotton (50%),
Silk (30%),
Nylon (20%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 20 sts / 10cm (4") and 28 rows
Balls: 50g; 120m (131 yds)
Styles: Solid colors

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Setasilk is an unusual yarn and we don't know of many close matches. The following suggestions might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Island Collection (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (67%), Wool (25%) and Silk (8%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 229m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
Silka (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (85%) and Silk (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.86 balls of this.
Tempo (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (51%), Acrylic (37%) and Nylon (12%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 104m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Classic Silk (84% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than plied. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look. Textured patterns such as moss/seed stitch, cables and lace show up best with smooth yarns.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 123m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Pure Bliss Collection Sita (84% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Silk (45%), Cotton (40%) and Nylon (15%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is crepe / cable-plied rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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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 115g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.40 balls of this.
Cardis (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Roma (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Kappa (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (97%) and Polyester (3%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Soy (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Pima Cotton (82% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Georgia (82% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (96%) and Polyester (4%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
CoBaSi Plus (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%), Elastic (21%), Bamboo Viscose (16%) and Silk (8%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 161m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Linova (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (74%) and Linen (26%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Estra (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (34%), Cotton (34%), Viscose (22%) and Linen (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Pima 100 (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
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Malabar DK (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (78%) and Silk (22%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 272m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.44 balls of this.
Nova (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Merci (81% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied with a loose twist rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (30%), Merino Wool (30%), Nylon (20%) and Silk (20%)
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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 / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.40 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
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: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 91m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.32 balls of this.
Original Denim (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.