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Tides

Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Wool (70%),
Silk (30%)
Needles: 3mm ( US) (11 UK)
3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 25 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 287m (314 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle)

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Tides 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.
Silkiull (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Silk (25%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.51 balls of this.
Roslyn (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (65%) and Silk (35%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 350m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.82 balls of this.
Luksusgarn (82% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Silk (25%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 287m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Valley Tweed (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 207m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.39 balls of this.
Silkeull (81% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (65%) and Silk (35%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 600m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Tweed (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 379m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.76 balls of this.
Fine Donegal (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (95%) and Cashmere (5%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 380m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.76 balls of this.
Merino Tweed Socks (81% 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 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 is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 390m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.74 balls of this.
© Katia
Silk & Lambswool (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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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: Silk (59%) and Shetland Wool (41%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 225m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.28 balls of this.
Magic Tweed (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 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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (62%), Nylon (18%), Acrylic (10%) and Viscose (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.44 balls of this.
Brigadoon 3-ply (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 225m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.28 balls of this.
© Sunday Knits
Donegal Silk Tweed DK (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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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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: Wool (90%) and Silk (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 121m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.37 balls of this.
Merino Tweed (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 379m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.76 balls of this.
© Pickles
Cashmere Tweed (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Cashmere (20%)
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This yarn comes in 25g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.30 balls of this.
Kettle Tweed (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (70%), Llama (20%) and Bamboo Viscose (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 399m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.72 balls of this.
Arranmore Light (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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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: Merino Wool (80%), Cashmere (10%) and Tussah Silk (10%)
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
© Kelbourne Woolens
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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 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 is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 390m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.74 balls of this.
Acadia (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (60%), Alpaca (20%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.16 balls of this.
Sanctuary (76% match)
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.52 balls of this.
6-ply Tweed (76% match) $$$$$
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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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (70%), Nylon (25%) and Rayon (5%)