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Tosca Light

Variants:
Tosca Light Luxe
Weight: Sport
Texture: Single ply
Fiber: Superwash Wool (55%),
Acrylic (45%)
Needles: 4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 20 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 400m (437 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Iron (cool)
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Stockholm (92% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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: Superwash Wool (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.44 balls of this.
Harmony (92% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 70m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 5.71 balls of this.
Graffiato (91% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.50 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Tosca Light 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.
Spectrum Worsted (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.11 balls of this.
Phil Sport (87% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.44 balls of this.
Sport (87% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.44 balls of this.
Allround (87% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.20 balls of this.
Alden (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (50%), Acrylic (25%) and Superfine Alpaca (25%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.74 balls of this.
© Tahki Stacy Charles, Inc
Panache DK (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (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 larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 312m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.28 balls of this.
Azteca Fine (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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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 100g / 270m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.48 balls of this.
© Katia
Magic Fine (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (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 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 1.33 balls of this.
Big Trend (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 294m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.36 balls of this.
Toscana Aran (86% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (50%)
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.50 balls of this.
Mirage (85% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.23 balls of this.
Creative Melange DK (85% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.44 balls of this.
Gomitolo 200 (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
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This yarn is the same weight category (Sport).
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 700m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.57 balls of this.
Fantasi (84% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (50%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than single ply. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.64 balls of this.
Fashion Colour Ombré (84% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 111m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.60 balls of this.
Colour Mix (84% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also single ply.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 111m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.60 balls of this.
Elysian (84% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (60%) and Acrylic (40%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than single ply. 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.
Information
This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.