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Catania Fine

Variants:
Catania Fine Solids
Weight: Fingering / 4-ply
Texture: Plied with a tight twist
Fiber: Mercerized Cotton (100%)
Needles: 2mm (0 US) (14 UK)
3mm ( US) (11 UK)
Gauge: 28 sts / 10cm (4") and 36 rows
Balls: 50g; 165m (180 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C), Iron (warm), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

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Giza Cotton 4-ply (98% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a tight twist.
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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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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 158m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
100% Cotton 4-ply (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 tight 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 / 330m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Kartano (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 tight 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 / 332m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Essentials Cotton 4-ply (94% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Cotton 4-ply (93% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 355m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.46 balls of this.
Cannele 4-ply (93% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 245g / 877m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.19 balls of this.
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Supreme Luxury Cotton 4-ply (92% match) $$$$$
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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 plied rather than plied with a tight 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 / 267m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.62 balls of this.
Regal 4-ply Cotton (91% 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 tight 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 / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Valley Cotton 3/2 (91% 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 tight 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 454g / 1152m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.14 balls of this.
Begonia (91% 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 tight 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 / 169m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Coquette 4-ply Vintage Cotton (91% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.32 balls of this.
Anne (91% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Supreme Cotton (91% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Algarve (90% match) $$$$$
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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 tight 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 / 142m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
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Huvila (88% 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 (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 332m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.50 balls of this.
Candy (88% 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 (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 10.g / 34m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 4.85 balls of this.
Cotton 8 (88% 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 (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Cotton 8 (88% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Linie 134 Candy (88% 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 tight 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 / 155m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Baby-Bomull (88% 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 (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 171m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Summerlite 4-ply (88% 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 (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 175m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Bimbo (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 (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 178m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Bio Bimbo (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: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 179m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Bio Bimbo (87% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 179m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Egypto Cotton (87% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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
The cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Bio Sesia 5 (87% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 181m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Classique Cotton 4-ply (87% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 182m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Baby Smiles Cotton (87% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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 cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 25g / 92m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.79 balls of this.
Bahar (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 tight 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 / 260m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.63 balls of this.
Catania (86% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.32 balls of this.
Larra (86% match) $$$$$
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 tight 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 / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.32 balls of this.
Cotton 4-ply (86% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Pandora (86% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (100%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight 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
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The cotton in this yarn is not mercerized, so it will be less shiny and produce less-defined stitches.
Information
This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
Information
The warmth, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 165m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.