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Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Merino Superwash Wool (55%),
Acrylic (45%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 19 sts / 10cm (4") and 27 rows
Balls: 200g; 500m (547 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Mirage (96% match) $$$$$
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Quiétude (91% match)
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Adore (91% match) $$$$$
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Wool Blend Aran (91% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (63%) and Acrylic (37%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 185m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.70 balls of this.
Pacific (91% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (60%) and Merino Superwash Wool (40%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 195m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.56 balls of this.
Vintage (89% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (52%), Superwash Wool (40%) and Nylon (8%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 198m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.53 balls of this.
Merino (89% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.57 balls of this.
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Fantasi (88% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.55 balls of this.
Solitaire (88% match)
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Phil Sport (88% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.56 balls of this.
Sport (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.56 balls of this.
Haydenville (87% match) $$$$$
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Happy (87% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 186m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.69 balls of this.
LanaGold Batik (87% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.08 balls of this.
Trachtenwolle (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (63%) and Acrylic (37%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 185m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.70 balls of this.
Spectrum Worsted (87% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.63 balls of this.
Merino De Luxe 50 (87% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Merino Superwash Wool (50%)
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Merino Soft (87% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (50%) and Microfiber (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.76 balls of this.
Merino Soft Brush (87% match) $$$$$
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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: Merino Superwash Wool (50%) and Microfiber (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.76 balls of this.
Allround (86% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
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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 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 / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.00 balls of this.
Azteca Fine (86% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is single ply 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 gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 100g / 270m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.85 balls of this.
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Murano Lace (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability 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 smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.25 balls of this.
Perfection Worsted (86% 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 (70%) and Merino Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.73 balls of this.
Merino Mix (86% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.00 balls of this.
McWool Merino Mix 100 (85% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Merino Superwash Wool (50%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S 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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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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 / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.00 balls of this.
Basic Merino (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (52%) and Acrylic (48%)
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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 larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.17 balls of this.
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Merino Classic (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (52%) and Acrylic (48%)
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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 larger 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 2.08 balls of this.
Extra Merino (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (52%) and Acrylic (48%)
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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 larger 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 2.08 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (51%), Wool (42%) and Nylon (7%)
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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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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.50 balls of this.
Iliade (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 and durability 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 (70%) and Superwash Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 84m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.95 balls of this.
Maxi (85% 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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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (70%) and Acrylic (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.00 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (50%) and Microfiber (50%)
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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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This yarn comes in 100g / 195m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.56 balls of this.
Fair Lady 50 (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (70%) and Acrylic (30%)
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This yarn comes in 40g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.00 balls of this.
Aran with Wool (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 and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Wool (25%)
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This yarn comes in 400g / 800m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Acrylic Wool Worsted (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 and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 216m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.31 balls of this.