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Marathon 3.5

Weight: DK
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Acrylic (75%),
Superwash Wool (25%)
Needles: 3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 23 sts / 10cm (4") and 30 rows
Balls: 50g; 125m (137 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
© Katia

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Encore DK (95% match) $$$$$
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Phil Cakes (94% match) $$$$$
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Oliwia (94% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Life DK (94% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 298m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Superlana Klasik (93% match)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 281m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.44 balls of this.
Woodlander DK (93% match) $$$$$
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Batik DK (92% match) $$$$$
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Color Waves DK (92% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 100g / 280m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
DK With Wool (92% match) $$$$$
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Perfection DK (92% match)
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Baby - Кроха (92% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Montana DK (92% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Superwash Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Filobello (92% match)
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Marathon (91% match)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
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Dora (91% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Premium Acrylic DK (91% match) $$$$$
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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Jumbo (91% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Wool (20%)
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Crazy Color (91% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 261m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Spirit DK (90% match)
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Botanica (90% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 260m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Super Preis (90% match)
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Maxi-Quick 400 (90% match)
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This yarn comes in 400g / 1066m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.12 balls of this.
Merinos Extra (90% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 245m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Cozy Soft (90% match) $$$$$
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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 smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 195m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.64 balls of this.
Nya Fuga (90% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
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Glittery DK (89% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (99%) and Metallic (1%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 282m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.44 balls of this.
Colourwheel (89% match)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 520m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.24 balls of this.
Saigon (89% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
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Double Knitting (89% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Infusion Handpaints (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 266m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.47 balls of this.
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North Shore (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Anne Geddes (88% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 310m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.40 balls of this.
Crafty Knit (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn comes in 25g / 68m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.84 balls of this.
Baby Jacquards (88% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 316m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.40 balls of this.
Vintage DK (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (52%), Superwash Wool (40%) and Nylon (8%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 263m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.