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Lia

Weight: Aran
Texture: Chained
Fiber: Cotton (41%),
Nylon (32%),
Linen (27%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 123m (135 yds)
Styles: Semi-solid colors
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Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Lia 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.
365 Yak (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (66%), Nylon (22%) and Yak (12%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.85 balls of this.
Nina (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Linen (77%) and Cotton (23%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
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Cotolana (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (47%), Wool (47%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.23 balls of this.
Letizia (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (70%), Nylon (17%) and Viscose (13%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
Lunis (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (54%) and Nylon (46%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
© Katia
Sfumato (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 375m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.33 balls of this.
© Katia
Riva (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (52%) and Acrylic (48%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.17 balls of this.
365 Cotone (76% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (88%) and Nylon (12%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.88 balls of this.
Mystica Color (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (92%) and Nylon (8%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Camargue (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (43%), Linen (43%) and Nylon (14%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 89m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.38 balls of this.
Clown (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (38%), Polyester (30%), Viscose (26%) and Nylon (6%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.64 balls of this.
Maya (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (85%) and Alpaca (15%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Doppio (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Nylon (40%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Kreo (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Maggi's Linen (72% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than chained. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (52%) and Linen (48%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 115m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
365 Cashmere (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (77%), Cashmere (15%) and Nylon (8%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 175m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.70 balls of this.
Neve (71% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also chained.
Good news!
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: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 203m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.61 balls of this.
Alice (71% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is plied with a soft haze rather than chained, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (46%), Nylon (22%), Alpaca (18%) and Wool (14%)
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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 1.07 balls of this.
Favorito (71% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (41%), Acrylic (34%) and Nylon (25%)
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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 / 105m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.17 balls of this.
Stratus (71% match)
Good news!
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 drape of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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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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This yarn will feel warmer to wear than the original.
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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 50g / 129m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
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