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Quechua

Weight: Sport
Texture: 2 plies
Fiber: Merino Wool (60%),
Baby Alpaca (20%),
Yak (20%)
Needles: 3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
Gauge: 24 sts / 10cm (4") and 34 rows
Hook: 3.25mm
Balls: 50g; 150m (164 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$
© Berroco, Inc

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Quechua 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.
Sulka Nina (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is single ply rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (60%), Alpaca (20%) and Silk (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Paragon Sport (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (50%), Baby Alpaca (25%) and Mulberry Silk (25%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.34 balls of this.
Ulysse (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 185m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.81 balls of this.
© De Rerum Natura
Tenzing (84% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (85%) and Yak (15%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
Soavia (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (65%), Kid Mohair (20%) and Silk (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
flyWHEEL (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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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: Wool (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 155m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Cammello Merino (81% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than 2 plies. 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: Merino Wool (80%) and Camel (20%)
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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 / 164m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Bijou Bliss (81% match)
Good news!
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 rather than 2 plies. 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: Cormo Wool (50%) and Yak (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 56g / 137m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Vespera (81% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 256m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Kidazzle (81% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (70%), Mohair (20%) and Nylon (10%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 125g / 365m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.41 balls of this.
Blend (81% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (70%), Cashmere (20%) and Nylon (10%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 499m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.30 balls of this.
© Rohrspatz & Wollmeise
All American Collection Sport (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Rambouillet Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 40g / 169m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.89 balls of this.
Galway Sport (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Galway Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 138m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Denali (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Columbia Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 56g / 178m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.84 balls of this.
Manhattan (81% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (70%) and Cashmere (30%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 365m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.41 balls of this.
Duo (81% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also 2 plies.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Marshall Island Sport (80% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
© String Theory Hand Dyed Yarn
Bugga! (80% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (70%), Cashmere (20%) and Nylon (10%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 122g / 377m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.40 balls of this.
© The Verdant Gryphon
Merino Alpaca Sport (80% match) $$$$$
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than 2 plies. 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Baby Alpaca (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 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.