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Luxury Collection Cardiff Small

Final twist: Z-plied

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Plied with a soft haze
Fiber: Cashmere (100%)
Needles: 2.5mm ( US) ( UK)
Gauge: 30 sts / 10cm (4") and 38 rows
Balls: 25g; 170m (186 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Luxury Collection Cardiff Small 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.
Cashmere Lace (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 25g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Sojourn (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cashmere (65%) and Silk (35%)
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This yarn comes in 48g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
© Miss Babs
Cashmere Fingering (79% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 55g / 365m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
Supercashmere Fine (78% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 25g / 185m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Greylock (77% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 274m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
© Valley Yarns
Cashmere and Silk (70% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cashmere (65%) and Silk (35%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 179m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Cashmere Sock (67% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cashmere (67%), Wool (25%) and Nylon (8%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 146m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Baby Alpaca Fingering (62% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Earth (62% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Buffalo (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
© Buffalo Wool Co.
Aurora (62% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Angora (70%) and Wool (30%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.43 balls of this.
Half Tracks (62% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (90%) and Buffalo (10%)
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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 may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
© Buffalo Wool Co.
Indiecita (62% 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 and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Cozi (61% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (58%), Nylon (22%), Possum (15%) and Alpaca (5%)
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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 may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Andes Socks (60% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The elasticity of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (60%), Alpaca (20%) and Nylon (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 may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 410m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.41 balls of this.
© Katia
Ultra Alpaca Fine (60% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The drape and elasticity of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Peruvian Highland Superwash Wool (50%), Nylon (30%) and Alpaca (20%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.43 balls of this.
Alpaca 4-ply (60% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superfine Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 450g / 1620m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.10 balls of this.
Luxury 4-ply (59% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Angora (40%), Merino Wool (40%), Camel (10%) and Cashmere (10%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.85 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Angora (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.43 balls of this.
Alpaca Prima (59% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 332m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Luxuria Air Marle (57% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cashmere (40%), Possum (40%) and Mulberry Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 116m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.47 balls of this.