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Old 07-16-2010, 12:20 AM   #1
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Sirdar Snowflake Subs?
I am looking at a pattern that calls for Sirdar Snowflake chunky. I they discontinued Snowflake for a while, then brought it back in DK form, and that if I really want to, I can go seeking to find some on Ravelry or otherwise, but I really don't want to spend too much time or money on this project (ie, I don't want to have to pay a load of shipping for a few balls of yarn if I can find something simular elsewhere)

Any ideas of what would be a close match, or is there one out there right now? I haven't seen anything....
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Hi Crycket:

Mary Maxim still has the chunky in a number of colours...Sirdar has new colours listed on their site.

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Old 07-16-2010, 01:16 PM   #3
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I may have to swing in there then....

I looked at diamond yarns site and it didn't look like they had too many colours
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not so much for me lately. I have been mostly disappointed the last few times. They always seem to be out of the bear eyes I am looking for, and they keep a mostly acrylic selection of yarn. Which I have slowly been getting away from...
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There are some more natural fibres and blends arriving...but because acrylic is less expensive, people tend to gravitate to that...
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