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Raphia

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Raffia / Paper-effect
Fiber: Viscose (100%)
Needles: 5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 13 sts / 10cm (4") and 19 rows
Balls: 50g; 115m (126 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Multicolored
© Katia

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Raphia 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.
Raffia (87% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also raffia / paper-effect.
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Yashi (50% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also raffia / paper-effect.
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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: Raffia (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.28 balls of this.