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Lawson Tweed 12-ply

Weight: Aran
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Acrylic (40%),
Wool (40%),
Alpaca (20%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 17 sts / 10cm (4") and 23 rows
Balls: 50g; 100m (109 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Do not tumble dry, Do not iron
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)

Suggested substitutes

Azteca (90% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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 (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Butterfly (90% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (50%), Acrylic (35%) and Alpaca (15%)
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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 50g / 111m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Lawson Tweed 12-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.
Tiroler Landwolle (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 single ply. 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: Wool (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 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Navajo (87% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
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: Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 174m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.57 balls of this.
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Rayure Double (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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 smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
Stained Glazz (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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: Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
Myla (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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 (80%) and Alpaca (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Cumba (86% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (42%), Acrylic (30%) and Alpaca (28%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.67 balls of this.
City (86% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 220m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
Millefiori (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Amazing (84% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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 smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 134m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Azteca Fine (84% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 270m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.37 balls of this.
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New Zealand (83% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Acrylic (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Linie 317 Patch (83% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (70%) and Acrylic (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.61 balls of this.
Classic Shades (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Superwash Wool (30%)
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Luca (83% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
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: Acrylic (70%) and Superwash Wool (30%)
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
LanaGold Batik (83% match)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. 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: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (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 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Mille Colori (83% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
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: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (50%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. 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: Acrylic (51%), Wool (42%) and Nylon (7%)
Information
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 0.50 balls of this.
Terra (82% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
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: Alpaca (40%), Merino Wool (40%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.