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DROPS Loves You 8

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied with a loose twist
Fiber: Cotton (100%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 17 sts / 10cm (4") and 22 rows
Balls: 50g; 85m (93 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$
© DROPS Design

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DROPS Paris (98% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Creative Cotton Aran (95% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Record 210 (94% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a loose twist.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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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 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Reko Bomull (93% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a loose twist.
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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 50g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
DROPS Loves You 5 (93% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 plied with a loose twist. 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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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 / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
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Capture (93% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Fashion Julia Aran (92% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (98%) and Acrylic (2%)
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Big Easy (92% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 70m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.21 balls of this.
Cotton Vintage (92% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.81 balls of this.
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The Cotton Wool (92% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 212m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.40 balls of this.
Best of Nature Organic Cotton (91% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 166m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Cotton Aran (90% match) $$$$$
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Colorado (90% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Multicolor (89% match) $$$$$
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Dishie (89% match) $$$$$
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Phoenix (89% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Cotton Supreme (89% match) $$$$$
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Cotton Neat (89% match)
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Affection Aran (89% match) $$$$$
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Star (89% match)
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Big Value Recycled Cotton Aran (89% match) $$$$$
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Soft Cotton (89% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Kitchen Cotton (89% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 57g / 91m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
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Lion Cotton (88% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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Natura Medium (88% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Cotton Aran (88% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.57 balls of this.
Shiny Happy Cotton (88% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 142m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
Billie Jean (87% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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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 / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Eco Cotton (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a loose twist.
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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 smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (80%) and Polyester (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 157m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.54 balls of this.
Nico (87% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (97%) and Polyester (3%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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 / 95m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.89 balls of this.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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 / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Organico (86% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied with a loose twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Cotton Licious (86% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Simply Cotton Organic Worsted (86% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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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 / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.57 balls of this.
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Cloud Cotton (86% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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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 / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.57 balls of this.