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Elegance 4-ply (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Plied (woollen-spun)
Fiber: Corriedale Wool (80%),
Alpaca (20%)
Needles: 3mm ( US) (11 UK)
Gauge: 28 sts / 10cm (4") and 34 rows
Balls: 50g; 174m (190 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Undyed
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Classic British 4-ply (90% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied (woollen-spun).
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (70%) and Blue Faced Leicester Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 175m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Elegance 4-ply is an unusual yarn and we don't know of many close matches. The following suggestions might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Pure Shetland 4-ply (89% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied (woollen-spun).
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Shetland Wool (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 175m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied (woollen-spun).
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Shetland Wool (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 172m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Supersoft Cashmere 4-ply (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied (woollen-spun).
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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: Wool (87%) and Cashmere (13%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 215m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.81 balls of this.
Feather (88% 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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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (80%), Alpaca (10%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is single ply rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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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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 102g / 384m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
© Madelinetosh
Pure Blends Fingering (87% 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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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (85%) and Alpaca (15%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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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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 / 480m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.36 balls of this.
Loft (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied (woollen-spun).
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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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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: Targhee-Columbia Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 251m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.69 balls of this.
© Brooklyn Tweed
Unique Shetland (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied (woollen-spun).
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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.
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: Shetland 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 / 216m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.81 balls of this.
80/10/10 Fingering (86% 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 plied rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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 (80%), Cashmere (10%) and Nylon (10%)
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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 370m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
© Madelinetosh
Middy Duet Sock Yarn (86% 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 plied rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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 (100%)
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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 411m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Baby Ull (86% 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 plied rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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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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 / 175m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Superwash Merino 430 (86% 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 plied (woollen-spun). 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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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 110g / 393m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.44 balls of this.
Dandelion (86% 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 single ply rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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 (90%) and Linen (10%)
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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 90g / 297m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
© Madelinetosh
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 plied (woollen-spun). 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 (80%), Cashmere (10%) and Nylon (10%)
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 366m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 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 plied (woollen-spun). 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
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Merino Nylon Sock (85% 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.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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 (80%) and Nylon (20%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 357m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.49 balls of this.
Eyre Light (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 plied (woollen-spun). 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, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 425m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.41 balls of this.
Pure Bluefaced Leicester 4-ply (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than plied (woollen-spun). It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Blue Faced Leicester Wool (100%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 174m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
4-ply (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied (woollen-spun).
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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 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: Poll Dorset Wool (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 370m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Frolicking Feet (85% 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 plied (woollen-spun). 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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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 113g / 439m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.40 balls of this.
Surnaturelle (85% 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.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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: Wool (100%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 350m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 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 plied (woollen-spun). 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: Wool (100%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 350m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Tamar Lustre Blend 4-ply (85% 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.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied (woollen-spun). 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: Wool (100%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 350m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.