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Hanako

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Hanako Final twist: Z-plied
Weight: Worsted
Texture: Crepe / Cable-plied
Fiber: Cotton (50%),
Linen (50%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 20 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 201m (220 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle)
Styles: Solid colors
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Suggested substitutes

Creative Linen (95% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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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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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Hanako 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.
Linova (87% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (74%) and Linen (26%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.01 balls of this.
DROPS Bomull-Lin (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (53%) and Linen (47%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.36 balls of this.
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Pima Kuri (84% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Allino (84% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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 larger 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 / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.62 balls of this.
Linen (84% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (53%) and Linen (47%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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 larger 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 / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.79 balls of this.
© Katia
Maggi's Linen (84% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (52%) and Linen (48%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-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 / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.75 balls of this.
Good Earth (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (53%) and Linen (47%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 186m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
Cashmere de Cotone (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (90%) and Cashmere (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.76 balls of this.
Line (82% match) $$$$$
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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 with a loose twist rather than crepe / cable-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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (53%), Viscose (33%) and Linen (14%)
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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 1.83 balls of this.
Cottonea (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-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: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.61 balls of this.
Chromatic (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-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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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: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.44 balls of this.
© Katia
24/7 Cotton (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
Sigma (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Viscose (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.01 balls of this.
Pima 100 (80% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Soy (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.01 balls of this.
CotLin (79% match) $$$$$
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (70%) and Linen (30%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.79 balls of this.
Divino (79% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than crepe / cable-plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (75%) and Rayon (25%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.83 balls of this.
Coton Satiné (79% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also crepe / cable-plied.
Good news!
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: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.91 balls of this.
Original Denim (79% 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 crepe / cable-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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
Information
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 / 92m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.18 balls of this.