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Uñan

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied with a soft haze
Fiber: Alpaca (50%),
Cotton (50%)
Needles: 3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
Gauge: 16-20 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 200m (219 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Tonal colors
© Knitting Fever

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Uñan seems to be a unique yarn and we don't know of any close matches. The following suggestions might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Alice (85% 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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (46%), Nylon (22%), Alpaca (18%) and Wool (14%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.74 balls of this.
Alpaca Worsted (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Alpaca Lana D'Oro (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Wool (50%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (80%) and Merino Wool (20%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 83m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.41 balls of this.
Extra (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The drape and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (55%) and Merino Wool (45%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 199m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Mojito (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.50 balls of this.
Almeria (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (50%), Superfine Alpaca (30%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Herriot (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Carezza (75% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (30%), Silk (30%), Merino Wool (25%) and Rayon (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.43 balls of this.
Cozy Alpaca (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Baby Alpaca (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 162m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Ascot (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (57%), Viscose (25%) and Alpaca (18%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.67 balls of this.
Alpaca Merino Blend (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The drape and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 260m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.77 balls of this.
Eco Alpaca (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Warmi (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Merino Wool (30%)
Information
This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Bohemia Worsted (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The drape and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (45%), Polwarth Wool (45%) and Possum (10%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
© Outlaw Yarn
Inca Alpaca (72% match) $$$$$
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
Information
This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
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: Superfine Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Paca de Seda (72% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The warmth, 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 (80%) and Silk (20%)
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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 50g / 83m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.41 balls of this.
Alpaca Pure (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
Information
This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
Information
This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.02 balls of this.
© Purl Soho
Deborah Norville Alpaca Dance (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, 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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Alpaca (25%)