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Luma

Weight: DK
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Merino Wool (50%),
Organic Cotton (25%),
Linen (15%),
Silk (10%)
Needles: 3.75mm (5 US) (9 UK)
4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 21-23 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 125m (137 yds)
Care: Hand wash
Styles: Solid colors
© Kelbourne Woolens

Suggested substitutes

Coast (90% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (55%) and Cotton (45%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 117m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
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Lerke (90% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Merino Wool (52%) and Cotton (48%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Springfield (90% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Cotton (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Mondo (90% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Merino Superwash Wool (52%) and Cotton (48%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Merino Cotton (90% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Cotton (50%) and Merino Superwash Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
The following suggestions are not very close matches, but might work in some projects. We've tried our best to match gauge and behavior.
Pelana (89% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Cotton (50%) and Merino Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
Wool Cotton (89% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Superwash Wool (55%) and Cotton (45%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 130m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Filosoft (89% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Merino Superwash Wool (52%) and Cotton (48%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
Elite (88% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Cotton (50%) and Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Duo (87% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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: Merino Superwash Wool (55%) and Cotton (45%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 124m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Findley DK (85% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (50%) and Silk (50%)
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Merino Cotton 135 (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (53%) and Cotton (47%)
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 135m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Merino Extrafine Cotton 120 (85% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Merino Superwash Wool (50%)
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Merino Extrafine Cotton DK (85% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is S-on-S plied rather than plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Merino Superwash Wool (50%)
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.04 balls of this.
Primavera (84% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Merino Wool (75%) and Silk (25%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 114m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Gloss DK (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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 non-superwash wool.
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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: Merino Wool (70%) and Silk (30%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 112m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.12 balls of this.
Luminous DK (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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 non-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 fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Polwarth Wool (85%) and Tussah Silk (15%)
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This yarn comes in 113g / 301m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.42 balls of this.
Baby Merino Silk DK (83% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, 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: Merino Superwash Wool (66%) and Silk (34%)
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This yarn has more drape. The finished fabric may stretch with gravity and any shaping designed to allow a garment to pull in and hug the body may not be as effective.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 134m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.93 balls of this.
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also plied.
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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: Merino Wool (73%), Rayon (12%), Silk (10%) and Cashmere (5%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 448m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.28 balls of this.
Bergereine (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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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.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Superwash Wool (50%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 95m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.32 balls of this.