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Pacha

Weight: Jumbo / Arm knitting
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Superfine Alpaca (100%)
Needles: 12mm (17 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 6 sts / 10cm (4") and 9 rows
Balls: 100g; 40m (44 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Heathered colors
© Katia

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Pacha 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.
Macro (69% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (50%), Acrylic (40%) and Alpaca (10%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 250g / 102m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.39 balls of this.
Gentle Giant (68% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 125g / 44m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
© Purl Soho
Magnum (67% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Peruvian Highland Wool (100%)
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This yarn has much less drape. If your pattern has been designed to hang loosely without clinging to the body, this yarn is probably not suitable.
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This yarn comes in 250g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.36 balls of this.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 40m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Super Tuff Puff (62% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 40m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Queen Bee (60% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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The warmth and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 67m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
© Outlaw Yarn
Lariat (58% match) $$$$$
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Columbia Wool (100%)
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This yarn has much less drape. If your pattern has been designed to hang loosely without clinging to the body, this yarn is probably not suitable.
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The warmth and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 113g / 55m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.73 balls of this.
Big Balls / ├śrken (57% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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: Merino Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 79m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
© Pickles
Mythically Chunky (57% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. 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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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The warmth of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 48m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Seriously Chunky (57% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. 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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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The warmth of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 48m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Love Wool (56% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (85%) and Alpaca (15%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Grande (56% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Superwash Wool (22%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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The warmth of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 42m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Color Clouds (56% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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The warmth of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Piumino (55% match) $$$$$
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. 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 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: Superwash Wool (68%), Alpaca (29%) and Polyester (3%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 32m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.25 balls of this.
Spuntaneous (54% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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: Merino Wool (100%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.40 balls of this.
Gigante (51% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 48m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Gorgeous (51% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
Information
This yarn comes in 150g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Twista (51% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Big Montana (50% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
Feltro (50% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 66m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.61 balls of this.