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Bulletproof Sock

Weight: Light Fingering
Texture: Plied with a tight twist
Fiber: Merino Superwash Wool (50%),
Nylon (20%),
Mohair (15%),
Silk (15%)
Needles: 2mm (0 US) (14 UK)
2.25mm (1 US) (13 UK)
Gauge: 36 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 400m (437 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C)
Styles: Solid colors, Tonal colors, Multicolored
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Bulletproof Sock 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.
High Twist Concept (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied with a tight twist.
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Bounce (83% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 366m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
Striped Turtle Toes (80% match) $$$$$
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This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 421m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Socks Yeah! (80% match) $$$$$
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 212m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.89 balls of this.
Cloud (79% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is 2 plies rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (80%), Cashmere (10%) and Nylon (10%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 114g / 526m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.76 balls of this.
Ty-Dy Socks (79% match) $$$$$
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (80%) and Nylon (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 399m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Linie 3 Supersocke 100 (78% match) $$$$$
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 420m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.95 balls of this.
Supersocke 100 (78% match) $$$$$
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 425m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.
Silver Sock (78% match)
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This yarn is the same weight category (Light Fingering).
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (63%), Silk (20%), Nylon (15%) and Metallic (2%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 384m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
A Step Above (78% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Superwash Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 393m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.02 balls of this.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 411m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Glitterati Sock (77% match) $$$$$
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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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (63%), Silk (20%), Nylon (15%) and Metallic (2%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 384m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
BFL Sock (77% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Blue Faced Leicester Superwash Wool (100%)
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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 / 384m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
© Madelinetosh
Leyden (77% match)
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied with a tight twist.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 399m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Charlemont (77% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (60%), Mulberry Silk (20%) and Nylon (20%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 401m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
© Valley Yarns
Sakkie (77% match)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (40%), Mohair (40%) and Nylon (20%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Linie 2 Supersocke Silk (77% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (55%), Nylon (25%) and Silk (20%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than plied with a tight twist. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.00 balls of this.
Silk (76% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (55%), Nylon (25%) and Silk (20%)
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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 does not match very well and may not be workable. Try using smaller needles and swatch to match 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 / 199m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.01 balls of this.
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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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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 (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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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 and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 389m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from superwash wool.
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 gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Superwash Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
Information
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 100g / 425m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.94 balls of this.