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Aava

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Acrylic (72%),
Superwash Wool (18%),
Nylon (10%)
Needles: 8mm (11 US) (0 UK)
Gauge: 13 sts / 10cm (4") and 19 rows
Balls: 100g; 198m (217 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C), Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Self-striping (gradient)
Price: $$$$$

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Seasons (89% 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 almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 240m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
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Unfortunately, Aava 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.
Denim Fantasy (86% 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 (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 201m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.
Topas (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (41%), Acrylic (32%), Nylon (18%) and Alpaca (9%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.72 balls of this.
Cordelo (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (68%), Wool (18%), Alpaca (9%) and Nylon (5%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.20 balls of this.
Riga (79% match) $$$$$
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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: Superwash Wool (53%) and Acrylic (47%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.48 balls of this.
Lova (78% 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 (67%), Superwash Wool (30%) and Nylon (3%)
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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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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 50g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.96 balls of this.
Ruska (76% 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 (70%) and Superwash Wool (30%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply 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 / 72m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.75 balls of this.
Aventica (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (65%), Wool (25%) and Nylon (10%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.65 balls of this.
Bohème (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (52%), Acrylic (34%) and Nylon (14%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 3.96 balls of this.
Heads Up (76% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 97m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.04 balls of this.
Classic Shades Frenzy (76% match) $$$$$
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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 (70%) and Wool (30%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply 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 / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.37 balls of this.
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Ronja (75% 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 (65%) and Superwash Wool (35%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply 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 / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.32 balls of this.
Lion's Pride Woolspun (75% 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 Wool (20%)
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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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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 100g / 116m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.71 balls of this.
Norway (75% 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 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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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 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.98 balls of this.
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Scarfie (74% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Superwash Wool (22%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 285m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.69 balls of this.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
Information
The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 139m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.42 balls of this.
Lumo (74% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Superwash Wool (22%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 268m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.74 balls of this.
Fashion Highland Tweed (73% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%), Wool (27%) and Viscose (3%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.98 balls of this.
Julia (73% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Mighty Stitch Bulky (73% match) $$$$$
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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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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 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 / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.60 balls of this.