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Colorando (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied with a loose twist
Fiber: Acrylic (50%),
Cotton (50%)
Needles: 4.5mm (7 US) (7 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 80m (87 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C), Tumble dry (low)
Styles: Multicolored marls
Price: $$$$$
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Suggested substitutes

Holika (97% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a loose twist.
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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 (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Marmo (94% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
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Elba (94% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Aamu (93% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a loose twist.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Jeans Plus (92% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied with a loose twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Sun City (92% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied with a loose twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 97m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.82 balls of this.
Jeannee Worsted (91% match) $$$$$
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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 (51%) and Acrylic (49%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.79 balls of this.
Punto (91% 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 (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.89 balls of this.
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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 (55%) and Cotton (45%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 71m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Tatamy Tweed Worsted (90% 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 (60%) and Cotton (40%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Avalon (90% 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 crepe / cable-plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Cairns (89% 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 Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 173m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.46 balls of this.
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Amami (89% 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 plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
The following suggestions are not very close matches, but might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Jeanie Denim Look (87% 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 Acrylic (40%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 0.38 balls of this.
Cotton Light (87% 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 plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.40 balls of this.
Josy (87% 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 (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.57 balls of this.
Alabama (87% 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 S-on-S plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.76 balls of this.
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Beetle (86% 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 plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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 0.73 balls of this.
Denimstyle (86% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Cotton (30%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 179m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.45 balls of this.
Aalto (86% 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 plied with a loose twist. 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.
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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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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 / 235m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.34 balls of this.
Miami (85% match)
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a loose twist. 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 less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter 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 50g / 144m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.