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Lakeland Chunky (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Acrylic (72%),
Wool (18%),
Nylon (10%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 14 sts / 10cm (4") and 20 rows
Balls: 100g; 200m (219 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C)
Styles: Self-striping
Price: $$$$$

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Seasons (95% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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 (76%), Wool (14%) and Nylon (10%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
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Aava (92% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (72%), Superwash Wool (18%) and Nylon (10%)
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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 100g / 198m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Lakeland Chunky 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.
Cordelo (89% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (68%), Wool (18%), Alpaca (9%) and Nylon (5%)
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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 / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.22 balls of this.
Boutique Midnight (84% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (65%), Wool (23%), Metallic (6%) and Nylon (6%)
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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 larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 70g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.43 balls of this.
Aventica (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (65%), Wool (25%) and Nylon (10%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.67 balls of this.
Pia (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (72%), Superwash Wool (18%) and Nylon (10%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 49g / 104m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.92 balls of this.
Denim Fantasy (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 201m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Topas (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (41%), Acrylic (32%), Nylon (18%) and Alpaca (9%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.74 balls of this.
Fashion Highland Tweed (80% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%), Wool (27%) and Viscose (3%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Scarfie (79% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Superwash Wool (22%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 285m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.70 balls of this.
Lumo (78% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Superwash Wool (22%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 268m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Julia (78% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
Phil Looping (78% match) $$$$$
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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 (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than chained. 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 / 163m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Babsi (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: Acrylic (85%) and Superwash Wool (15%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than chained. 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 200g / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Chromatic Chunky (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: Acrylic (85%) and Superwash Wool (15%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than chained. 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 / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.25 balls of this.
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Aura (77% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 138m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.45 balls of this.
Chunky with Merino (77% match) $$$$$
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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: Acrylic (70%), Nylon (20%) and Merino Superwash Wool (10%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. 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 / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Gamma (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (52%) and Nylon (48%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.82 balls of this.
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Sweet Briar Chunky (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: Acrylic (70%) and Wool (30%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Chunky With Wool (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: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
Information
The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.38 balls of this.