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Filo

Weight: Sport
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Cotton (75%),
Nylon (25%)
Needles: 3mm ( US) (11 UK)
3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
Gauge: 25 sts / 10cm (4") and 34 rows
Balls: 50g; 200m (219 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors

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Luscious (92% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (63%) and Nylon (37%)
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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 315m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Baby Cotton (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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 181m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Filo 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.
Bio Cotton (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: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
Bjørk (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: Cotton (90%) and Merino Wool (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Mirabela (87% 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 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: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 142m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.41 balls of this.
Cotton Fine (87% 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (80%) and Merino Superwash Wool (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 203m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Bella Batik Design (87% 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.11 balls of this.
Bella (86% 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 179m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Terne (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.60 balls of this.
Sunny (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.60 balls of this.
Essentials Cotton Lurex (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (97%) and Polyester (3%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
Ultra Pima Fine (86% match) $$$$$
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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 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: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.61 balls of this.
Cotton 8 (86% 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: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
Sombre (86% 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 169m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
Riveting Sport (86% 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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (95%) and Acrylic (5%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Amigurumi (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 10.g / 33m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 6.06 balls of this.
Cotton Nr. 8 (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.21 balls of this.
Terra (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 179m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Calypso (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is crepe / cable-plied rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 185m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
Eco Baby (85% match) $$$$$
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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.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness 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: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.60 balls of this.