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Bamboo

Weight: DK
Texture: S on S plied
Fiber: Bamboo Viscose (50%),
Cotton (50%)
Needles: 3.5mm (4 US) ( UK)
4mm (6 US) (8 UK)
Gauge: 22 sts / 10cm (4")
Balls: 50g; 110m (120 yds)
Care: Machine wash (40C)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

Suggested substitutes

Bamboo Cotton DK (93% match) $$$$$
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 230m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.48 balls of this.
Cosma (93% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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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: Cotton (60%) and Modal (40%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Cotton Bamboo (93% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S 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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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 / 120m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.92 balls of this.
Bambu (92% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S 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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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 / 133m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.83 balls of this.
Bamboo Pop (90% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 267m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.41 balls of this.
Brilla (90% match)
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The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Rayon (58%) and Cotton (42%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied with a loose twist rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Mystik (89% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (54%) and Rayon (46%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (52%) and Bamboo Viscose (48%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S 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 gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller 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 / 224m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.49 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.
Sigma (88% match)
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Viscose (50%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is crepe / cable-plied rather than S-on-S 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 gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller 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 / 100m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
DROPS Cotton Viscose (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (54%) and Viscose (46%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Southwick (88% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (52%) and Bamboo Viscose (48%)
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This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 96m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Modern Cotton DK (88% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Rayon (40%)
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The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
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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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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 306m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.36 balls of this.
Terra (87% match)
Good news!
The fiber content matches exactly.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S 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 gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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 / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Bommix Bamboo (86% match)
Good news!
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 plied rather than S-on-S 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: Bamboo Viscose (70%) and Cotton (30%)
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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 / 104m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.06 balls of this.
Modern Cotton (86% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (60%) and Rayon (40%)
Good news!
The qualities of this yarn are a very close match.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 191m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.58 balls of this.
Mango (86% match)
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (50%) and Rayon (50%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
Information
Although the qualities of the fibers of this yarn are a close match, the construction of the yarn is different.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Amalfi DK (85% match)
Good news!
The gauge is an exact match, but you should always swatch.
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S plied. It is still a good match, but the ply structure of yarn has an effect on the finished fabric and what it's best used for.
Information
The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Cotton (75%) and Viscose (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
Information
This yarn comes in 50g / 110m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.00 balls of this.
Wakame (84% match) $$$$$
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The texture of this yarn is also S-on-S plied.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of this yarn are a reasonable match with the original.
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The gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Organic Cotton (75%) and Sea Cell (25%)
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This yarn comes in 50g / 125m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.88 balls of this.
Bamboo Cotton Worsted (84% match) $$$$$
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Bamboo Viscose (50%) and Organic Cotton (50%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is plied rather than S-on-S 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 gauge almost matches, but you may need to use smaller needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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 113g / 215m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.51 balls of this.
Good news!
The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Cotton (55%) and Viscose (45%)
Information
This yarn also has a regular, smooth texture, but it is crepe / cable-plied rather than S-on-S 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 gauge almost matches, but you may need to use larger needles. Swatch to check gauge.
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 100g / 224m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.49 balls of this.