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Allsorts Super Chunky (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Super Bulky / Super Chunky
Texture: Fuzzy chain
Fiber: Acrylic (68%),
Superwash Wool (18%),
Nylon (14%)
Needles: 8mm (11 US) (0 UK)
10mm (15 US) (000 UK)
Gauge: 9 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 45m (49 yds)
Care: Machine wash (gentle/wool cycle), Do not iron, Tumble dry, Dry clean
Styles: Multicolored
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Allsorts Super Chunky 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.
Phil Rêves (88% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also fuzzy chain.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (44%), Nylon (32%), Mohair (20%) and Superwash Wool (4%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 46m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Head Start (79% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also fuzzy chain.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (62%), Polyester (26%) and Mohair (12%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 50m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.90 balls of this.
Tundra Super Chunky (78% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 78m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.
Harmony (77% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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This yarn is chained rather than fuzzy chain, so the finished item will have a different look.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 35m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.29 balls of this.
Kadina Light (77% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (62%), Superwash Wool (26%) and Polyester (12%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 40m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Folk (75% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 58m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.78 balls of this.
Avelita (75% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is single ply wrapped with fine thread rather than fuzzy chain, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (60%), Wool (26%) and Polyester (14%)
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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 / 40m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Faroe Super Chunky (75% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is nubby / tweedy rather than fuzzy chain, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (60%), Cotton (25%) and Wool (15%)
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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 / 43m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.05 balls of this.
Ninette (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: Acrylic (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than fuzzy chain. 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 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 / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.38 balls of this.
Super Quick (74% 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 (70%) and Merino Wool (30%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. 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 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 / 65m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.69 balls of this.
Viva (74% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also fuzzy chain.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (82%) and Nylon (18%)
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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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This yarn comes in 100g / 77m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.
Amazon (74% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 81m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Wool (20%)
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The texture of this yarn is 2 plies rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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This yarn is less dense, giving a loftier feel. Your garment will be lighter than with the original yarn.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Life Super Chunky (74% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Fashion Big Mohair (74% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also fuzzy chain.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (40%), Mohair (30%) and Nylon (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 60m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.75 balls of this.
Denim Ultra (74% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (60%), Cotton (25%) and Superwash Wool (15%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.
Bonus Super Chunky (73% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 82m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.55 balls of this.
Uptown Bulky (73% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The texture of this yarn is S-on-S plied rather than fuzzy chain. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (100%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 80m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.56 balls of this.
Vesuvio (73% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is chained rather than fuzzy chain, so the finished item will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (50%) and Wool (50%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 45m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Creative Twist (73% match) $$$$$
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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 2 plies rather than fuzzy chain. 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 (80%) and Alpaca (20%)
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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 / 75m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.60 balls of this.