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Harrap Tweed Chunky

Weight: Bulky / Chunky
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Nylon (40%),
Superwash Wool (30%),
Acrylic (24%),
Viscose (6%)
Needles: 6.5mm (10.5 US) (3 UK)
Gauge: 14 sts / 10cm (4") and 19 rows
Balls: 100g; 168m (184 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Tumble dry (low)
Styles: Tweed colors

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Harrap Tweed Chunky seems to be a unique yarn and we don't know of any close matches. The following suggestions might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Kilana (85% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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: Wool (60%), Nylon (20%) and Viscose (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 85m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.98 balls of this.
Chunky Tweed (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (74%), Superwash Wool (20%) and Viscose (6%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 145m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.16 balls of this.
Chunky Tweed (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (72%), Superwash Wool (25%) and Viscose (3%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 138m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.22 balls of this.
Fashion Highland Tweed (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%), Wool (27%) and Viscose (3%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.68 balls of this.
Encore Chunky Tweed (82% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%), Superwash Wool (22%) and Rayon (3%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 131m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.28 balls of this.
Inca Tweed (79% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (50%), Alpaca (30%), Acrylic (14%) and Rayon (6%)
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This yarn is less durable. The finished fabric may not stand up well to wear and tear. With regular use you may get holes in socks and the elbow area of long-sleeved tops for example.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 140m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.20 balls of this.
Alpaca Tweed Chunky (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (77%), Alpaca (20%) and Viscose (3%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.24 balls of this.
Harmony Chunky (77% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Cotton (22%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 150m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Shetland Chunky Tweeds (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Wool (25%)
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This yarn comes in 85g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.47 balls of this.
© Craftsy
Softspun Chunky (75% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Nylon (53%), Superwash Wool (24%) and Acrylic (23%)
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This yarn is blown / fiber-filled net rather than nubby / tweedy, so the finished item will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.34 balls of this.
Tessin (75% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (43%), Acrylic (35%) and Cotton (22%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 101m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.66 balls of this.
Linie 55 Montego Tweed (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (50%), Acrylic (42%) and Viscose (8%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.68 balls of this.
Tweedy (75% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is made with non-superwash wool. It may felt unless washed carefully.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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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 comes in 100g / 160m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Merino Tweed (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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 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: Merino Superwash Wool (51%), Acrylic (43%) and Viscose (6%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.10 balls of this.
© Katia
Tweed Stripes (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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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 (100%)
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This yarn comes in 85g / 132m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.27 balls of this.
Hemp Tweed Chunky (73% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (75%) and Hemp (25%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.53 balls of this.
Oh My! (72% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also nubby / tweedy.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Nylon (100%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 64m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.63 balls of this.
Partner 6 (72% match) $$$$$
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Nylon (50%), Acrylic (25%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 66m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.55 balls of this.
Venice Chunky (71% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is single ply rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (54%), Wool (30%), Nylon (9%) and Alpaca (7%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 90m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.87 balls of this.
Filomèche (71% match) $$$$$
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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 single ply rather than nubby / tweedy. 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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (44%), Acrylic (34%) and Nylon (22%)
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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 / 60m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.80 balls of this.