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Tuscan Aire

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Fuzzy chain
Fiber: Merino Wool (90%),
Nylon (10%)
Needles: 6mm (10 US) (4 UK)
Gauge: 12-14 sts / 10cm (4") and 20 rows
Hook: 6 - 6.5mm
Balls: 50g; 149m (163 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Heathered colors
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Tuscan Aire 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.
Willow (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also fuzzy chain.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (94%) and Nylon (6%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.19 balls of this.
Delgada (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also fuzzy chain.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (57%) and Viscose (43%)
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn may not feel as soft as the original.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.35 balls of this.
Mila (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also fuzzy chain.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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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 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 is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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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.
Chunky (75% 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: Merino Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. 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 / 95m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.57 balls of this.
Concept Catena Merino (74% 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 (94%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn is chained rather than fuzzy chain, 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 / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.24 balls of this.
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Catena (73% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (94%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn is chained rather than fuzzy chain, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.35 balls of this.
Quarry (73% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Targhee-Columbia Wool (100%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than fuzzy chain, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 182m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.82 balls of this.
© Brooklyn Tweed
Targhee Bulky (73% match) $$$$$
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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: Targhee Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. 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 warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 250g / 422m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.35 balls of this.
Softest Merino Wool (72% 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 (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than fuzzy chain. 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 / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.49 balls of this.
Galenas Chunky (72% 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 (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. 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 / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.35 balls of this.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than fuzzy chain. 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 150g / 82m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.82 balls of this.
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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 (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than fuzzy chain. 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 warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 53m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.81 balls of this.
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Nature Spun Chunky (72% 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 (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. 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 warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 142m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Mammoth (72% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.31 balls of this.
Linie 208 Nature Wool (72% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Stout (72% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than fuzzy chain, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 200g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Fidelia (72% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (98%) and Nylon (2%)
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 63m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.37 balls of this.
Superwash Soft (72% match) $$$$$
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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: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than fuzzy chain. 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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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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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 / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.49 balls of this.
Alfa Glitter (71% 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 (90%), Mohair (6%), Acrylic (3%) and Metallic (1%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. 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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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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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 50g / 59m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.53 balls of this.
Superbingo (71% 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: Merino Superwash Wool (100%)
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than fuzzy chain. 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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This yarn is made with superwash wool, so it isn't suitable for a felting project.
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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 50g / 55m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.71 balls of this.