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Paradou

Weight: Sport
Texture: Single ply wrapped with fine thread
Fiber: Acrylic (41%),
Cotton (37%),
Linen (11%),
Viscose (10%),
Polyester (1%)
Needles: 3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 24 sts / 10cm (4") and 29 rows
Balls: 50g; 135m (148 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Do not iron, Do not tumble dry
Styles: Marled
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Paradou 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.
Reflet (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (61%) and Polyester (39%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
Orilis (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (77%), Tencel (18%) and Polyester (5%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Phil Noé (76% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is chained rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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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 / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. 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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (55%), Cotton (26%), Polyester (10%) and Linen (9%)
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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 / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Jeans (75% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. 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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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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 / 159m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.85 balls of this.
Phil Opéra (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 156m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Mika (75% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
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Cotton Fair (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (52%) and Acrylic (48%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 290m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Palermo (73% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 123m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Baby Coordinates (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%), Rayon (22%) and Nylon (3%)
Unikatwolle 6-fädig (72% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Cabaret (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply wrapped with fine thread.
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The drape, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (98%) and Polyester (2%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Comfy Sport (72% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (75%) and Acrylic (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Tuva Helårsgarn (71% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Sunseeker (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (48%), Cotton (47%) and Metallic (5%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 217m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
Stone Washed (71% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is plied with a soft haze rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (78%) and Acrylic (22%)
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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 / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Americana DK (71% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. 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: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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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 / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Cotton Blend (70% match)
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. 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: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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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 / 132m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.02 balls of this.
Gelato (70% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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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 / 134m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Linie 107 Supersoft (70% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than single ply wrapped with fine thread. 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: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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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 / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.