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    Berroco Origami

    Berroco Origami takes several strands of different, beautifully color-coordinated fibers and combines them with a black wrap. The resulting fabric is drapey and has a nice mottled color appearance. Made in Italy.

    Content:
    58% Acrylic/16% Linen/15% Nylon/11% Cotton
    Care:
    Machine Wash Gentle Cold, Dry Flat
    Weight/Yardage:
    50g/98yd
    Gauge:
    4.25 sts = 1" on US 8; 3.75 sc = 1" on 8-H US hook
    Knitting Weight:
    Worsted
    $0.00 hank
    SORRY, THIS ITEM IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE
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    BerrocoOrigami
     
    4.7

    (based on 12 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (8)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (4)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Good weight (12)
    • Nice texture (11)
    • Hides mistakes (6)
    • Knits quickly (6)
    • Dyed evenly (5)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Scarves (9)
      • Sweaters (8)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Enthusiast (7), Artist (3)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (12)

      Reviewed by 12 customers

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      5.0

      Great!

      By gabby

      from ND

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Don't Have Any Cons

      Best Uses

      • Sweaters

      Comments about Berroco Origami:

      I used this yarn for a sweater pattern specifically written for Origami. It is a specialty yarn that might not work well with just any pattern because of the way the yarn is processed.

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      • No

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      5.0

      Origami Yarn

      By Goosie

      from Lansing WV

      About Me Enthusiast, Novice, Parent

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dyed Evenly
      • Good Weight
      • Nice Texture
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Scarves
        • Sweaters

        Comments about Berroco Origami:

        This crocheted up into a gorgeous long sleeved cape.

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        • No

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        5.0

        Love this yarn

        By Knightcloth

        from Wills Point TX

        About Me Artist, Enthusiast

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Good Weight
        • Machine Washable
        • Nice Texture
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Scarves

          Comments about Berroco Origami:

          I am weaving scarves with it on a cotton warp from you.

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          • No

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          4.0

          Love working with Origami

          By Pine Fiber Arts

          from Littleton, CO

          About Me Artist

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Hats
            • Scarves
            • Sweaters

            Comments about Berroco Origami:

            Great Yarn! Too bad it's been discontinued.

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            • No

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            5.0

            Love this yarn!

            By Carol

            from Tucson, AZ

            About Me Intermediate knitter

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Weight
            • Hides Mistakes
            • Knits Quickly
            • Nice Texture

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Scarves
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Berroco Origami:

              I am knitting the short sleeved Johannes/Berroco sweater and the Origami yarn was recommended. It is a beautiful mix of colors, my choice is primarily red and the pattern has an open weave. It will be very nice for spring and summer. It is also very forgiving when making minor mistakes. It was on sale which made it that much more appealing~!

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              • No

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              4.0

              Berroco - the Bright and the Beautiful!

              By Macadoo

              from MA

              About Me Collector, Enthusiast

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Good Weight
              • Hides Mistakes
              • Knits Quickly
              • Machine Washable
              • Nice Texture

              Cons

              • Twists Up

              Best Uses

              • Hats
              • Scarves
              • Sweaters

              Comments about Berroco Origami:

              Berroco's Patterns for this yarn rock!
              The yarn's colors are perfect and can be worn with so many others without clashing or competing. The drape is great. (When the drape gets too "drapy" I have put garments in the washing machine and had great results.)

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              4.0

              Love Origami; would definitely buy again

              By The Roving Skein

              from Pompano Beach, FL

              About Me Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Fix
              • Good Weight
              • Multicolored
              • Nice Texture

              Cons

              • Snags
              • Unravels

              Best Uses

              • Sweaters

              Comments about Berroco Origami:

              I purchased discontinued colors at WEBS because I was saving almost 50% off the regular price I had recently paid at my LYS. I absolutely love the fact that it's light weight (I'm in south Florida), multicolored (matches with tons of things) and is easy to work with. The black wrap does on rare occasion snag on the needle, but it's easy to go back and fix, and the cut ends do unravel but that's easily fixed by tying a knot in the end. Almost done with my 1st piece and I can't wait to start another project with it. The only reason I gave it 4 stars is I haven't yet had the chance to see how it holds up to hand washing.

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              • No

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              5.0

              Nice product for the money

              By yarne

              from colorado

              About Me Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Scarves

                Comments about Berroco Origami:

                Love the colors in this yarn and I am making an Endless scarf. I can hardly wait to finish and wear it. I saw someone wearing this in this yarn and thought it was gorgeous and the colors went with everything....

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                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Origami by Berroco

                By Nantort

                from Lincoln, MA

                About Me Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Dyed Evenly
                • Good Weight
                • Knits Quickly

                Cons

                • Coarse

                Best Uses

                • Scarves
                • Sweaters

                Comments about Berroco Origami:

                I knit the "Kirra Knit" long cardigan designed by Berroco for this yarn and a matching stockinette sleeveless shell.

                The yarn is easy to work with, the colors beautiful, and the drape very good. The dye lots differ quite a bit.

                The texture is a bit coarse, and I am not sure how comfortable these garments will be to wear. Over all, however, I am very pleased with the product.

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                5.0

                Origami in kumihimo

                By Kumiloom Kathy

                from South Georgia

                About Me Artist, Braiding teacher

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Adds specks of color
                • Good Weight
                • Hides Mistakes
                • Nice Texture
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Berroco Origami:

                    I teach kumihimo Japanese braiding on small looms using colorful mixtures and textures of cords and yarns. All colors of the Berrocco Origami mixes well with ribbons, satin/silk cords, strands of seed beads, and boucle yarns to make lovely braids for necklaces, purse handles, and belts. This particular cord is a favorite because it contains such a variety of colors or shades--not unlike an heirloom rag rug. Excellent choice for braiding, strong and sturdy, yet soft and flexible. One of my students's favorites!

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