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    Berroco Remix

    Berroco Remix is a wonderfully soft, non-wool tweed made from 5 recycled fibers! Remix has deep colors with a weathered effect that look great in finished projects. Not only is Remix a great tweed option for those who can’t or prefer not to use wool, this beauty is also machine washable!  Made in France.

    Content:
    30% Nylon/27% Cotton/24% Acrylic/10% Silk/9% Linen
    Care:
    Machine Wash Gentle Cold, Dry Flat
    Weight/Yardage:
    100g/216yds
    Gauge:
    4.25 sts = 1" on US 8
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
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    BerrocoRemix
     
    4.3

    (based on 32 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (14)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (16)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    97%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Good weight (26)
    • Machine washable (19)
    • Nice texture (19)
    • Soft (19)
    • Knits quickly (18)

    Cons

    • Sheds (3)

    Best Uses

    • Sweaters (17)
    • Scarves (11)
    • Hats (9)
    • Gloves (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (19), Parent (6), Artist (5), Collector (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (23), Yes (4)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    perfect for wool-phobes

    This stuff feels a lot like cotton while knitting with it, but a little more elastic. The nice thing is that it's not heavy like cotton. It's as light as wool. You'd NEVER...Read complete review

    This stuff feels a lot like cotton while knitting with it, but a little more elastic. The nice thing is that it's not heavy like cotton. It's as light as wool. You'd NEVER know that about half of the fiber content is synthetic. I can't speak to long-term wear yet, but my swatches came out of the washer great. I will be using this again.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Mixed review for Remix

    I bought this for a baby sweater, but the feel of the yarn is too sticky (from the silk, I imagine) for this purpose. I like the appearance of the yarn, and...Read complete review

    I bought this for a baby sweater, but the feel of the yarn is too sticky (from the silk, I imagine) for this purpose. I like the appearance of the yarn, and I think it would be great for a plain stockinette sweater. I wouldn't use it for anything with complex stitch patterns.

    3-1/2 stars

    Reviewed by 32 customers

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    2.0

    Not as advertised, this yarn is not soft

    By Gigi

    from Ontario Canada

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dyed Evenly
    • Good Weight
    • Machine Washable

    Cons

    • Coarse
    • Not Suitable For Kids
    • Snags

    Best Uses

    • Would Not Buy Again

    Comments about Berroco Remix:

    I bought this as recommended for the Sawtelle jacket. Colors were not as shown in picture. It is not soft enough for kids things, can be machine washed but has to dry flat. Busy moms don't have time for this. I found the tweed coarse. Too expensive for what you get.

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    • Yes

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    4.0

    Dreamy!

    By Just Jenna

    from Iwakuni, Japan

    About Me Collector, Enthusiast

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Nice Texture
    • Pliable
    • Soft

    Cons

    • Sheds

    Best Uses

    • Scarves
    • Shawls
    • Wraps

    Comments about Berroco Remix:

    Berroco yarn is best, I have found, when used in their own patterns/designs. Well, that makes sense! The yarn you use should match the design you are stitching, so the designers knew their stuff. Enough said.

    This is the same with other yarns, as well. I can't name names, but I have a Japanese one in mind for this caveat.

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    • No

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    4.0

    Dreamy Stuff!

    By Just Jenna

    from Iwakuni, Japan

    About Me Avid Knittercrocheter, Collector, Enthusiast

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Fix
    • Good Weight
    • Knits Quickly
    • Machine Washable
    • Nice Texture
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Gloves
      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Shawlswraps
      • Socks
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Berroco Remix:

      I haven't met a Berroco yarn I didn't like, and this one is no exception. It's great for creating items for people who are allergic to wool.

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      • No

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      3.0

      Mixed review for Remix

      By Spinlily

      from Bremerton, WA

      About Me Artist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Beautiful texture
      • Good Weight
      • Hides Mistakes

      Cons

      • Impossible To Correct

      Best Uses

      • Sweaters

      Comments about Berroco Remix:

      I bought this for a baby sweater, but the feel of the yarn is too sticky (from the silk, I imagine) for this purpose. I like the appearance of the yarn, and I think it would be great for a plain stockinette sweater. I wouldn't use it for anything with complex stitch patterns.

      3-1/2 stars

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      • No

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      4.0

      Nice for summer

      By Minnie

      from MI

      About Me Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Easy To Fix
      • Good Weight
      • Knits Quickly
      • Looks Rustic
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Berroco Remix:

        I am in the process of making my second warm weather sweater with Remix. It has the perfect "jeans" look, sort of a rugged summer cotton look and yet very soft and easy to work with. I used a US 8 needle and found that this made things a little looser than I like, will go smaller needle on this sweater...maybe 6-7 Although it is listed as aran, it is not...more like a soft worsted.

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        • No

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        5.0

        Love this yard!

        By The Hat Queen

        from Round Rock, TX

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Dyed Evenly
        • Good Weight
        • Knits Quickly
        • Machine Washable
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Hats
          • Scarves
          • Sweaters

          Comments about Berroco Remix:

          I have used this yarn mostly for hats. It knits up quickly and I really like the feel of this yarn. Colors are great. Haven't found any things that I didn't like about this yarn.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Great yarn for the wool-free

          By Crash Tuesday

          from Jackson, Tn

          About Me Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dyed Evenly
          • Easy To Fix
          • Good Weight
          • Hides Mistakes
          • Knits Quickly
          • Machine Washable
          • Nice Texture
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Gloves

            Comments about Berroco Remix:

            Really lovely yarn. I used it to knit up a pair of fingerless gloves for a friend. It was so nice I plan on buying a few more balls to make more.

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            • Yes

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            5.0

            LOVE THIS YARN!

            By CBacher

            from Lapwai, Idaho

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Infinity Cowl Scarfs

                Comments about Berroco Remix:

                This yarn is amazing! Its soft and easy to work with! I am starting a small business and i use this yarn for my higher end infinity and cowl neck scarfs! LOVE it!

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                • No

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                4.0

                pills a lot

                By Elyse

                from Syracuse, NY

                About Me Enthusiast

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • Sheds

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Berroco Remix:

                    I made a sweater for myself from a Berroco pattern and love everything about it except it does pill a lot. Every time I want to wear the sweater I am either pulling off blobs, or using a sweater stone to try and remove some of them. The sweater is a cardigan with a band of a contrasting color at the bottom edge, and the bottom of the sleeves. So on mine the pills from the main color get onto the contrast color and results in a very messy looking fabric.

                    If it wasn't for the pills I would want to use this again. Maybe something other than a sweater would not pill so much, a hat or afghan. Disappointed that I can't recommend it for a sweater for someone who doesn't want wool.

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                    • No

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                    4.0

                    Great heather tones

                    By Heidi

                    from CT

                    About Me Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Dyed Evenly
                    • Good Weight
                    • Knits Quickly
                    • Nice Texture

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Hats
                      • Scarves
                      • Sweaters

                      Comments about Berroco Remix:

                      I made a man's vest with this....it came out great.

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                      • No

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