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Alpaca Bulky

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Plied with a soft haze
Fiber: Alpaca (100%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 14-15 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 166m (182 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors, Heathers
Price: $$$$$
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Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Alpaca Bulky 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.
Baby Alpaca Bulky (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.66 balls of this.
Toft Aran Alpaca (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.44 balls of this.
Herriot Great (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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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 / 119m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.39 balls of this.
Paca de Seda (84% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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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: Alpaca (80%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 83m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Big Baby (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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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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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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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 / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.21 balls of this.
Toft Chunky Alpaca (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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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 200g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.44 balls of this.
Hexa (79% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn is chained rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item 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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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 1.66 balls of this.
Mojito (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.25 balls of this.
Eco Alpaca (78% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. 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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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 / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Alpaca Pure (78% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.68 balls of this.
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Oh! (78% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superfine Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn is chained rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 174m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Andania (76% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.32 balls of this.
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
Information
The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.66 balls of this.
Ayllu Overdye Aran (76% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Alpaca (98%) and Nylon (2%)
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 111m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.50 balls of this.
North Star (76% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Alpaca (92%) and Nylon (8%)
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This yarn is fuzzy chain rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.66 balls of this.
Caleido (75% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Alpaca (85%) and Wool (15%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 95m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.75 balls of this.
Warmi (74% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Merino Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
Baby Alpaca Chunky (73% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.68 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (80%) and Merino Wool (20%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 83m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Chunky (71% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
Information
The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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 / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.68 balls of this.