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Milton

Weight: DK
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Cotton (37%),
Acrylic (36%),
Viscose (27%)
Needles: 3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 21 sts / 10cm (4") and 29 rows
Hook: 3.5 - 4mm
Balls: 100g; 290m (317 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
Price: $$$$$

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Medina (95% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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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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Estra (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 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.32 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Milton 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.
Missouri (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 (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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Spring Rainbow (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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 600m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
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Americana DK (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: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.15 balls of this.
Calico (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: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 157m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.85 balls of this.
Linie 107 Supersoft (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: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.23 balls of this.
Sundance DK (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Softfun (84% match) $$$$$
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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 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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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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 / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.07 balls of this.
Comète (84% 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: Acrylic (48%), Cotton (47%) and Polyester (5%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.23 balls of this.
Roma (84% 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 Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.32 balls of this.
Essentials Cotton Soft DK (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.34 balls of this.
Sundae DK (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 246m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
Linen Soft (83% match) $$$$$
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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 (47%), Linen (27%) and Acrylic (26%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.15 balls of this.
Transitions Lux (83% 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 (50%), Acrylic (46%) and Metallic (4%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 567m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
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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 (52%) and Bamboo Viscose (48%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 224m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.29 balls of this.
Rio (83% 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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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Smoothies (82% 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 (52%) and Acrylic (48%)
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This yarn comes in 200g / 804m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.36 balls of this.
Transitions (82% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied.
Good news!
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 (52%) and Acrylic (48%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 603m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Evolution (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
Good news!
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: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 600m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
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