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Dune

Weight: DK
Texture: Plied with a soft haze
Fiber: Baby Alpaca (50%),
Camel (25%),
Silk (25%)
Needles: 3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 130m (142 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Honor (91% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (70%) and Silk (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 251m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
Unfortunately, Dune is an unusual yarn and we don't know of many close matches. The following suggestions might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Alpaca Silk (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Silk (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Mayu (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superfine Alpaca (60%), Cashmere (20%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.31 balls of this.
Eco Puna (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
© Designer Yarns
Puna (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.52 balls of this.
Superfine Alpaca DK (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superfine Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.08 balls of this.
Baby Alpaca (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 233m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Baby Alpaca Merino DK (81% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (80%) and Merino Wool (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Baby Alpaca DK (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.29 balls of this.
Aymara (81% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.30 balls of this.
Vanitas DK (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (90%) and Merino Wool (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.65 balls of this.
© Outlaw Yarn
Road to China Light (80% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (65%), Silk (15%), Camel (10%) and Cashmere (10%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
Alpakka (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (70%) and Nylon (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
Alpaca Rich (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (60%) and Wool (40%)
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This yarn comes in 200g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.33 balls of this.
© Bendigo Woollen Mills
Baby Twist (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
Sunderland (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 99m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.31 balls of this.
© Valley Yarns
Baby Alpaca Silk DK (78% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using larger needles and swatch to match gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Baby Alpaca (80%) and Silk (20%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
DROPS Puna (78% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (100%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
© DROPS Design
Ultra Alpaca Light (78% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
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The warmth, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (50%) and Peruvian Highland Wool (50%)
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This yarn has less drape. It may not be a suitable substitute if your pattern is designed to hang loosely without clinging.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Folio (78% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a soft haze.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Alpaca (65%) and Viscose (35%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.65 balls of this.