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Norma

Weight: DK
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Cotton (55%),
Modal (35%),
Viscose (10%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 23 sts / 10cm (4") and 33 rows
Balls: 50g; 135m (148 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Norma 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.
Linarte (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Viscose (40%), Cotton (30%), Linen (20%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
Fashion Balance (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Viscose (50%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.17 balls of this.
Driftone (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Calista (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 129m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Silk Cotton (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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 (50%) and Silk (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
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Rain (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 123m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
DROPS Cotton Viscose (80% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (54%) and Viscose (46%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Softyak DK (80% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (76%), Yak (15%) and Nylon (9%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Modern Cotton DK (80% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Rayon (40%)
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 306m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.44 balls of this.
Bamboo Pop (79% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 267m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Doppio (79% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also chained.
Good news!
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Nylon (40%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Manila (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Viscose (57%), Cotton (33%) and Linen (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.35 balls of this.
Bambu (78% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.02 balls of this.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Viscose (45%)
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The texture of this yarn is crepe / cable-plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 224m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
Twinkle (77% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, 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 (75%) and Metallic (25%)
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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 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
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Phil NoƩ (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
Good news!
The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Mystik (77% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (54%) and Rayon (46%)
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Cotton Bamboo (76% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Bamboo Cotton DK (76% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.59 balls of this.
Terra (75% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Cotton (50%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.