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Waikiki (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: DK
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Rayon (62%),
Cotton (38%)
Needles: 3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
Gauge: 20-24 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 96m (105 yds)
© Susan C. Druding

Suggested substitutes

Cotton Rayon Seed (90% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Rayon (68%) and Cotton (32%)
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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 smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 227g / 434m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.22 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Waikiki 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.
Brilla (81% 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: Rayon (58%) and Cotton (42%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied with a loose twist rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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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 0.87 balls of this.
Banyan (79% 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: Rayon (51%) and Cotton (49%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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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 / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Tokonatsu (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (40%), Silk (30%) and Viscose (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.77 balls of this.
Supreme Luxury Cotton Silk (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (80%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 201m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Mirai (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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 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: Cotton (40%), Silk (25%), Viscose (25%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.32 balls of this.
Bommix Bamboo (79% 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: Bamboo Viscose (70%) and Cotton (30%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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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 / 104m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Breeze (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, 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 (70%), Wool (30%) and Lycra (0%)
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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 comes in 50g / 96m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Bamboo (77% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Firefly (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Rayon (75%) and Linen (25%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 142m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.68 balls of this.
Bamboo Cotton DK (77% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Cotton Bamboo (76% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Cosma (75% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than nubby / tweedy. 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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Modal (40%)
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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 0.96 balls of this.
Bambu (75% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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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 / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.72 balls of this.
Sigma (75% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Viscose (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is crepe / cable-plied rather than nubby / tweedy. 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 / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Southwick (75% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (52%) and Bamboo Viscose (48%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. 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 / 96m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Tatamy Tweed DK (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The 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: Acrylic (55%) and Cotton (45%)
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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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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 comes in 100g / 229m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Cotton Tweed DK (74% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (55%) and Cotton (45%)
Information
This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 229m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Provenza (74% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
Good news!
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (61%) and Linen (39%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Bamboo Pop (73% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
Information
The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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 larger 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.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 267m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.36 balls of this.