Berroco Modern Cotton Worsted

Berroco Modern Cotton Worsted

Berroco

BRMCW-1600

A modern blend of cotton and rayon, Modern Cotton has the perfect twist to have optimal stitch definition. Cast on your new favorite summer top, airy cardigan, or a soft baby blanket perfect even for little ones born in the hottest months. Fabric created from this yarn will be soft and breathable from... Read More

Color
Bluffs 1600
Sandy Point 1601
Piper 1603
Gadwall 1608
Tiverton 1623
Warbler 1621
Fisherville Brook 1683
Hammersmith 1613
Providence 1667
Fort Adams 1671
Brenton Point 1610
Cumberland 1612
Coffee Milk 1618
Maxwell 1682
Longspur 1634
Scarborough 1670
Hope 1663
Goddard 1635
Waterman Pond 1685
Fort 1684
Narragansett 1651
Rhode Island Red 1650
Lighthouse 1643
Arcade 1620
Del 1627
Mackeral 1626
Elms 1659
TF Green 1661
Lippet 1657
Matunuck 1652
Salty Brine 1624
Lincoln Woods 1642
Aquidneck Island 1653
Abbott Run 1648
Wetherill 1665
Napatree 1656
Little Compton 1631
Viola 1633
East Bay 1617
Brickley 1629
Spinnaker 1622
Waterfire 1639
Rosecliff 1668

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Product Details

A modern blend of cotton and rayon, Modern Cotton has the perfect twist to have optimal stitch definition. Cast on your new favorite summer top, airy cardigan, or a soft baby blanket perfect even for little ones born in the hottest months. Fabric created from this yarn will be soft and breathable from the Pima Cotton, and have lightweight strength, a soft sheen, lovely drape, and be cool to the touch from the Modal Rayon. With 43 colors available, you can select the color palette that is right for you, whether it is sophisticated neutrals, cheerful brights, or something in-between.

See more high-quality yarns from Berroco HERE.

See projects featuring Berroco Modern Cotton worsted weight yarn HERE.

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Yarn details:

Weight: Worsted / 4

Texture: Plied

Put up: Twisted Hank

Fiber content: 60% Pima Cotton and 40% Modal Rayon

Unit weight: 3.5 oz / 100 g

Yardage: 209 yds / 191 m

Recommended needle size: 7 (US) / 4.5 mm

Knitting gauge: 5 stitches per 1" OR 20 stitches and 26 rows in a 4" (10cm) square

Recommended crochet hook size: 8/H (US) / 5 mm

Crochet gauge: 4 single crochet stitches per 1" OR 16 single crochet stitches and 19 rows in a 4" (10cm) square

Care: Machine wash in cold water, delicate cycle. Lay flat to dry.

Country of origin: Peru

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PLEASE NOTE:

We have partnered with Berroco to bring you a wide range of yarns. Your order of Berroco Modern Cotton Worsted weight yarn will be drop-shipped from the Berroco in North Smithfield, Rhode Island USA. Please allow up to 3-5 business days for your order to be processed and shipped out. We will contact you with any shipping and tracking information for your order.

If your project is time-sensitive, please contact us regarding the current stock & shipping times of specific lines and colorways. You can call us at (509) 536-7746 or send us an email at sales@paradisefibers.com.

Free Patterns Using Berroco's Modern Cotton Worsted Weight Yarn:

The Needham summer cardigan in a the color Cumberland 1612

Needham
by the Berroco Design Team
Craft: Knit
Skill Level: Intermediate
A lightweight and airy short sleeved summmer cardigan.
Click Here to Download

The Saurey botanical lace baby blanket in the color Elms 1659

Saurey
by the Berroco Design Team
Craft: Knit
Skill Level: Easy
Little ones will love being wrapped in this lightweight, soft, botanical lace blanket.
Click Here to Download

The Carra knit summer sweater on a young lady standing in the woods.

Carra
by Alison Green
Craft: Knit
Skill Level: Intermediate
This gansey-inspired sweater is knit in pieces with simple knit-and-purl charted stitch patterns.
Click Here to Download

Click here to view more free patterns featuring Berroco Modern Cotton Worsted.

About Berroco:

Berroco has been producing quality yarn for 40 years but the company's roots actually go back centuries. From the Daniel Day Mill in 1809 to present-day Stanley Mill, six generations of Wheelock's have been continuously involved in the American textile industry.

Warren Wheelock's great-great-great-grandfather, Jerry Wheelock, began the tradition by producing woolen cloth, an enterprise that would grow and change, enduring the test of time. In 1905, Stanley Wheelock established Stanley Woolen Mills, surviving the great depression, two world wars, and weathering the changing times and demands in the world of textiles. In 1968, the Wheelock family formed Stanley Berroco which was transformed into Berroco in 1987 by Warren Wheelock and his wife, Caroline. The new firm grew to become one of the largest importers of handknitting yarns, patterns, and supplies in the United States and Canada.

Berroco is known for its high-quality yarns which widely range from traditional to novelty and are sourced from all over the world, including the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Germany, France, Italy, Turkey, Romania, Brazil, and Peru. Located on the site of the old Lonsdale Cotton Mill (1904) in North Smithfield, Rhode Island, Berroco continues its well-rooted family tradition of providing quality textiles at affordable prices.

“Ever since we were teenagers we worked in the mill, doing various jobs, learning the business, so we got to know the people, and they knew us…” quote from 1994 interview with Philip, Arthur & Strickland Wheelock.