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Argentina (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Heavy Worsted
Texture: Wrap around inner core
Fiber: Cotton (75%),
Viscose (20%),
Lurex (5%)
Needles: 5.5mm (9 US) (5 UK)
6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 16 sts / 10cm (4") and 22 rows
Balls: 50g; 90m (98 yds)
Styles: Semi-solid colors
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Phil Star (90% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also wrap around inner core.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (80%), Nylon (15%) and Metallic (5%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 89m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Argentina is an unusual yarn and we don't know of many close matches. The following suggestions might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Lido (80% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also wrap around inner core.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (62%) and Polyester (38%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 95m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
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Captiva (76% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also wrap around inner core.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%), Polyester (23%) and Acrylic (17%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Nizza (68% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also wrap around inner core.
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: Cotton (74%), Polyester (25%) and Metallic (1%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.78 balls of this.