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Boutique Gleam

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied with a soft haze
Fiber: Acrylic (96%),
Metallic (4%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4") and 22 rows
Hook: 5.5mm
Balls: 100g; 154m (168 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors with metallic thread
Price: $$$$$
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Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Boutique Gleam 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.
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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 (97%) and Metallic (3%)
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item 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 142g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.67 balls of this.
Satin Sparkle (81% 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 (97%) and Metallic (3%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. 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 80g / 146m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Happy Holidays (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 (98%) and Metallic (2%)
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item 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.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 219m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.70 balls of this.
Sparkle (78% 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 (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. 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.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 280m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Sparkle Soft (77% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (99%) and Metallic (1%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 113g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.81 balls of this.
Isaac Mizrahi Craft Broadway (77% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (90%), Metallic (5%) and Nylon (5%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
With Love Metallic (74% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (98%) and Metallic (2%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. 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 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 127g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.84 balls of this.
Holiday (72% match)
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. 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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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 / 215m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.72 balls of this.
Luccico (67% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. 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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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: Acrylic (72%), Superwash Wool (17%), Alpaca (8%) and Metallic (3%)
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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 / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.34 balls of this.
Glitz Chunky (66% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (98%) and Metallic (2%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Encore Starz (65% match)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (74%), Superwash Wool (25%) and Metallic (1%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 183m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.84 balls of this.
Marble Chunky Glamour (64% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (99%) and Metallic (1%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than plied with a soft haze. 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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match 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 200g / 270m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.57 balls of this.
Holiday Homespun (62% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (98%) and Metallic (2%)
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than plied with a soft haze, 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 gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match 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 140g / 141m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. 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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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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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 85g / 265m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.
Bonus Glitter DK (62% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 296m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
Diamond DK (60% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (90%), Metallic (5%) and Nylon (5%)
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 300m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Shawl in a Ball Metallic (55% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (61%), Acrylic (34%) and Metallic (5%)
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The warmth, drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 150g / 473m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.33 balls of this.
Baby Llama Glow Dye For Me (54% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Llama (95%) and Metallic (5%)
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn is less durable. The finished fabric may not stand up well to wear and tear. With regular use you may get holes in socks and the elbow area of long-sleeved tops for example.
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This yarn is much softer. The fibers in this yarn are finer than those in the original yarn, and will feel softer. However, this yarn may not stand up to heavy wear as well as the original.
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This yarn comes in 125g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
Baby Joy Sparkle (54% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than plied with a soft haze. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (65%), Nylon (30%) and Metallic (5%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 320m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Fashion Cotton Metallisé (47% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is chained rather than plied with a soft haze, so the finished item 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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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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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (53%), Acrylic (35%) and Metallic (12%)
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The drape, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.