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Pia

Weight: Aran
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Acrylic (72%),
Superwash Wool (18%),
Nylon (10%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 17 sts / 10cm (4") and 20 rows
Balls: 49g; 104m (114 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C), Do not iron
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
Price: $$$$$

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Aventica (90% 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: Acrylic (65%), Wool (25%) and Nylon (10%)
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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 / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.87 balls of this.
Boutique Midnight (90% 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: Acrylic (65%), Wool (23%), Metallic (6%) and Nylon (6%)
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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 70g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.74 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Pia 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.
Cordelo (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: Acrylic (68%), Wool (18%), Alpaca (9%) and Nylon (5%)
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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 / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Seasons (82% 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: Acrylic (76%), Wool (14%) and Nylon (10%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.43 balls of this.
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Aava (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 198m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.53 balls of this.
Basic Super Big Aran (80% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 400g / 880m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.12 balls of this.
Luccico (79% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (72%), Superwash Wool (17%), Alpaca (8%) and Metallic (3%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
Bonus Aran With Wool (76% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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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 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 400g / 841m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.12 balls of this.
Kim (76% 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: Cotton (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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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 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 400g / 816m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.13 balls of this.
Bonus Aran Tweed With Wool (76% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (74%), Superwash Wool (20%) and Viscose (6%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 400g / 840m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.12 balls of this.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%), Wool (21%) and Viscose (4%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 210m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Life Aran (75% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 198m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.53 balls of this.
Cottage Style Abigail (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Microfiber (80%) and Mohair (20%)
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 47m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.21 balls of this.
Ombre Aran (75% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Superwash Wool (22%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Magnum 12-ply (75% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 202m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Aran With Wool (75% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Wool (25%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Aran Knitting 25% Wool (75% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Wool (25%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 400g / 800m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.13 balls of this.
Marvel Plain 12-ply (74% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
Classic Worsted (74% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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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 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 / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.