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Diamond DK

Weight: DK
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Acrylic (90%),
Metallic (5%),
Nylon (5%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4") and 28 rows
Balls: 100g; 300m (328 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Do not iron, Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors with metallic slub
Price: $$$$$
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Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Diamond DK seems to be a unique yarn and we don't know of any close matches. The following suggestions might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Isaac Mizrahi Craft Broadway (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Bonus Glitter DK (82% match) $$$$$
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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: Acrylic (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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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 / 296m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
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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: Acrylic (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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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 85g / 265m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Glittery DK (77% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (99%) and Metallic (1%)
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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 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 / 282m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Baby Joy Sparkle (76% 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 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: Acrylic (65%), Nylon (30%) and Metallic (5%)
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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 / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Bonbons Metallic (73% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (96%) and Metallic (4%)
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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 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 10.g / 35m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 8.57 balls of this.
Glam Stripes (72% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (90%) and Metallic (10%)
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This yarn is chained rather than nubby / tweedy, 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 60g / 239m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.26 balls of this.
Alp Light (71% 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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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: Mohair (45%), Acrylic (20%), Metallic (15%), Nylon (10%) and Wool (10%)
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This yarn comes in 85g / 285m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Sparkle (68% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match 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 / 280m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
Arya Ebruli Sim (65% match)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply 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 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: Acrylic (76%), Alpaca (10%), Wool (10%) and Metallic (4%)
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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 100g / 498m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
Transitions Lux (65% 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 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 (50%), Acrylic (46%) and Metallic (4%)
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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 150g / 567m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.53 balls of this.
Happy Holidays (64% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (98%) and Metallic (2%)
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than nubby / tweedy, so the finished item will have a different look.
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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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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 / 219m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.37 balls of this.
Encore Starz (64% match)
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (74%), Superwash Wool (25%) and Metallic (1%)
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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 100g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.64 balls of this.
Boutique Gleam (63% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (96%) and Metallic (4%)
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This yarn is plied with a soft haze rather than nubby / tweedy, 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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match 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 / 154m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.95 balls of this.
Satin Sparkle (63% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (97%) and Metallic (3%)
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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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match 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 80g / 146m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.05 balls of this.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (97%) and Metallic (3%)
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than nubby / tweedy, 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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match 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 142g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.30 balls of this.
Sunseeker (62% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (48%), Cotton (47%) and Metallic (5%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 217m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.38 balls of this.
Stardust (61% match)
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This yarn is plied with a soft haze rather than nubby / tweedy, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%), Mohair (11%), Wool (11%) and Metallic (3%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 540m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Fashion Cotton Metallisé (60% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is chained rather than nubby / tweedy, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (53%), Acrylic (35%) and Metallic (12%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.31 balls of this.
Sparkle Soft (59% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (99%) and Metallic (1%)
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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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match 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 113g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.58 balls of this.