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4.5

Berroco Vintage

Berroco Vintage will quickly become your go-to yarn for any project. Available in a beautiful selection of solids and heathers, this worsted weight, machine washable yarn is perfect for anything you can dream up.  Made in Peru.

Content:
50% Acrylic/40% Wool/10% Nylon
Care:
Machine Wash Gentle Cold, Dry Flat
Weight/Yardage:
100g/217yds
Gauge:
4.5-5 sts = 1" on US 7-8
Knitting Weight:
Worsted
$8.50 hank Discountable
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BerrocoVintage
 
4.5

(based on 145 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (90)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (45)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (105)
  • Nice texture (103)
  • Good weight (95)
  • Machine washable (86)
  • Dyed evenly (72)

Cons

  • Unravels (10)
  • Sheds (5)
  • Stretches (5)
  • Splits (3)

Best Uses

  • Sweaters (84)
  • Scarves (66)
  • Hats (64)
  • Gloves (37)
  • Socks (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (87), Parent (28), Artist (27), Collector (7), Knitter (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (109), Yes (18)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Absolutely LOVE this yarn..

This yarn is so beautiful and soft to the touch. Prior to the first project that I made with the Berroco Vintage, (a blanket for my Mom for Christmas using Tide Pool and...Read complete review

This yarn is so beautiful and soft to the touch. Prior to the first project that I made with the Berroco Vintage, (a blanket for my Mom for Christmas using Tide Pool and Breezeway) I had been using yarn from a craft store, but I don't think I'll ever go back. It knits up quickly, and the stitch definition is beautiful. I was pleasantly surprised at how soft it was when it knitted up, and while I used it to make a blanket, as previously noted, I will also be using the remaining yarn to make a pair of mittens for myself. It was also discountable, so this beautiful yarn was comparable in cost to the yarn I was buying in craft stores.

The one thing I would say negatively about the yarn was that in some cases there was less yardage in the Tide Pool color than the Breezeway, but not enough of a difference that it affected the project that I was making.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

a little pricey and darker color

I usually don't purchase synthetic fibers or synthetic blends. BUT i had a commissioned request for a specific color and easy care. So i purchased this yarn. It's fine, it's soft and good...Read complete review

I usually don't purchase synthetic fibers or synthetic blends. BUT i had a commissioned request for a specific color and easy care. So i purchased this yarn. It's fine, it's soft and good yardage, and doesn't seem like a substandard fiber. However, it was the same price, if not more expensive than some of the 100% wool yarns on here... like cascade. I was ok with a close color because i know that depending on the monitor a color can look slightly different, but unfortunately the color was way off from the picture and considerably darker and more blue. Even though the color is beautiful in it's own right, it was far from the picture. I wasn't able to use it for the project, and ended up buying another yarn. So, be wary of the pictures and expect darker, and it's a nice wool blend. So if you want a quality blend, this is a good yarn.... but even so, in my opinion it's expensive for what it is.

Reviewed by 145 customers

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3.0

Yarn separates

By linda

from Lexington, sc

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dyed Evenly
  • Machine Washable
  • Nice Texture
  • Soft

Cons

  • Unravels

Best Uses

    Comments about Berroco Vintage:

    I did not like he way this handled. It is very soft.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    Comment on this review

     
    5.0

    One of my All-Time Favorite yarns!

    By Paulabirdlady

    from Maryland

    About Me Enthusiast

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Baby Knits Men's Knits
      • Gloves
      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Sweaters

      Comments about Berroco Vintage:

      This is my go-to workhorse yarn! There are gorgeous colors to choose from, It's crazy durable for baby and men's knits that require frequent laundering. It has a beautiful feel and stitch definition. It's priced reasonably and has a great feel when knitting with it.

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      • No

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      5.0

      Perfect dye lot match/weight for living room throw

      By Avid walker

      from foothills canada

      About Me Enthusiast, Intermediate knitter, Parent

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • All Dye Lots Matched
      • Good Weight
      • Knits Quickly
      • Machine Washable
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

      • Sheds
      • Some Pilling

      Best Uses

      • Hats
      • Scarves
      • Sweaters
      • Throw

      Comments about Berroco Vintage:

      It is being knitted with 2 strands together and is a perfect tension for a cables/fans throw. The different dye lots all matched as I had some older yarn bought locally before I bought the rest I needed from your "web" sight. Great product.

      Service and delivery comments:

      All good

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      2.0

      I Must Remember Never to Buy This Yarn Again!

      By Patience

      from Lancaster, Virginia

      About Me Enthusiast

      Pros

      • Soft

      Cons

      • Splitty
      • Unravels

      Best Uses

      • NONE

      Comments about Berroco Vintage:

      Things okay: It is soft, pretty colors.

      Not sooo good; i.e., very, very Bad things: It is splitty, tangles very easily, unwinds, and Oh did I mention SPLITTY!

      This is sooooo not worth the money! I wouldn't even recommend it to my Not-So-BFF

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      • No

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      5.0

      Vintage

      By Penelope

      from Blountville, tn

      About Me Artist, Collector, Parent

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Easy To Fix
      • Good Weight
      • Knits Quickly
      • Machine Washable
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Sweaters

        Comments about Berroco Vintage:

        Enjoying using this yarn

        Service and delivery comments:

        Received my yarn faster than what i expected. the color quantity and quality was to my i expected. will order again for great deals and great yarn.

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        • No

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        4.0

        Soft yarn knits up well

        By Carlsbad Knitter

        from San Diego, CA

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Knits Quickly
        • Machine Washable
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Sweaters

          Comments about Berroco Vintage:

          The blue moon colorway is gorgeous with blues and purples. I'm using it with the Berroco Eula (free pattern) short sleeve sweater. So far, I've found one knot in one skein. Yardage is great. There have been no pills or shedding in the finished product.

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          • No

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          4.0

          I will buy this again

          By cinnamon

          from Winter Park, FL

          About Me Enthusiast

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Weight
          • Nice Texture

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Scarves
            • Sweaters

            Comments about Berroco Vintage:

            Have used it before and will use it again

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            • No

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            5.0

            I will be purchasing more

            By none

            from tarpon Springs, Fl

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Berroco Vintage:

                  Very rapid response; exchanged one color and received in four days.

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Great to knit with

                  By Chris

                  from Melrose, NY

                  About Me Enthusiast

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Berroco Vintage:

                      I am knitting with a double strand of yarn- making an afghan on size 15 needles. The yarn works very well. I have had to rip out the same section several times and find the yarn unaffected by that.

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      Incredibly soft

                      By Coyote Jo

                      from Murrieta, CA

                      About Me Enthusiast

                      See all my reviews

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

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

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Hats
                        • Sweaters

                        Comments about Berroco Vintage:

                        This is a great mix of fiber content what creates a memorable product. It is a pleasure to work with and I love the colors available.

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                        • No

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