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Cara Mia (DISCONTINUED)

Weight: Aran
Texture: Plied
Fiber: Acrylic (50%),
Nylon (19%),
Rayon (18%),
Angora (13%)
Needles: 5mm (8 US) (6 UK)
Gauge: 18 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 100g; 192m (210 yds)
Care: Machine wash (30C)

Suggested substitutes

Unfortunately, Cara Mia 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.
Fantasy (87% 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: Acrylic (50%) and Nylon (50%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 187m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.03 balls of this.
Comfort Aran (87% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (60%) and Nylon (40%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 201m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Baby Cakes (86% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (82%) and Nylon (18%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 211m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.91 balls of this.
Tweed Twist (86% match) $$$$$
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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: Acrylic (73%) and Nylon (27%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 163m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.18 balls of this.
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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: Nylon (55%) and Acrylic (45%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 170m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.13 balls of this.
Sukkis (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: Superwash Wool (40%), Acrylic (35%) and Nylon (25%)
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This yarn comes in 150g / 271m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.71 balls of this.
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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 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 (51%), Wool (42%) and Nylon (7%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 200m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Ombre Aran (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (78%) and Superwash Wool (22%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Giggles (84% match)
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (90%) and Nylon (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 169m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.14 balls of this.
Isaac Mizrahi Craft University (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (40%), Superwash Wool (31%) and Nylon (29%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 144m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.33 balls of this.
Life Aran (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Superwash Wool (25%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 198m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.97 balls of this.
Aztec (83% match) $$$$$
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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, 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 (90%) and Alpaca (10%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 190m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.01 balls of this.
Pearl (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, 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 (54%), Mohair (42%) and Polyester (4%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 104m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.85 balls of this.
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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: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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This yarn comes in 400g / 816m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.24 balls of this.
Classic Worsted (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (80%) and Superwash Wool (20%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 180m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
Jelli Beenz (83% match) $$$$$
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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, 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 (75%) and Wool (25%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 196m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.98 balls of this.
Denimstyle (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, 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%) and Cotton (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 179m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.07 balls of this.
Aran (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, 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 (100%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 192m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Fashion Aran (83% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also plied.
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (70%) and Wool (30%)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 201m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.96 balls of this.
Aran Knitting 25% Wool (83% match) $$$$$
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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.
Good news!
The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Acrylic (75%) and Wool (25%)
Information
This yarn comes in 400g / 800m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.24 balls of this.