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Phil Nuage (new 2016)

Weight: Aran
Texture: Blown / Fiber-filled net
Fiber: Merino Wool (72%),
Nylon (28%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 17 sts / 10cm (4") and 22 rows
Balls: 50g; 148m (162 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Semi-solid colors
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Phil Nuage (new 2016) 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.
Phil Flanelle (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 138m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
Tahoe (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (32%), Wool (27%), Alpaca (25%) and Yak (16%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 164m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
© Tahki Stacy Charles, Inc
Soffili Yak (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (32%), Wool (27%), Alpaca (25%) and Yak (16%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
DROPS Air (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, 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: Alpaca (70%), Nylon (23%) and Wool (7%)
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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 comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
© DROPS Design
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Tuffy (73% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied (woollen-spun). It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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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 warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 113g / 197m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Mosso (73% 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: Superwash Wool (70%), Nylon (20%) and Acrylic (10%)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but single ply wrapped with fine thread. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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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 is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.74 balls of this.
Colorato (73% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (87%) and Nylon (13%)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Après Ski (73% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (70%) and Nylon (30%)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.82 balls of this.
Colmo (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also blown / fiber-filled net.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (55%), Baby Alpaca (25%) and Mohair (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Italian Tweed (71% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but nubby / tweedy. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (50%), Nylon (25%) and Silk (25%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Bel Air (71% match)
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but single ply. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
Får (71% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
Lanalux (71% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (40%), Polyester (32%) and Nylon (28%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 25g / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.74 balls of this.
Tara Tweed (71% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but nubby / tweedy. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.32 balls of this.
Max (71% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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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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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 208m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.71 balls of this.
Merino 3-Strand (71% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 57g / 128m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Stratus (71% match)
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but chained. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and may have more drape.
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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: Merino Wool (60%), Nylon (20%), Baby Alpaca (10%) and Yak (10%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 129m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
© Knitting Fever
Super Tweed (71% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but plied. It is not as fuzzy and airy as the original yarn and will have more drape.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (95%) and Mohair (5%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.35 balls of this.
Mila (71% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is not a blown yarn but a fuzzy chain. It may be fuzzier/fluffier than 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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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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Although the warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match, its construction is completely different. This yarn may not be as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.99 balls of this.