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Introduction to Brioche (in progress)

August 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 21, 2018

Instructor: Barry

Learn the intriguing brioche technique with Barry! Get ready for a bouncy journey with brioche knitting. This scarf shows off the 2 color brioche technique and if you desire you can incorporate frequent color changes or use only 2 color choices. Both will keep you obsessively knitting until you reach your desired length.

Two 2-hour sessions

Skills learned:

  • different cast on techniques for brioche knitting
  • the fundamental skills for brioche knitting
  • how to cast off for a stretchy bind off
  • how to pick up a dropped brioche stitch

Materials:

  • 400 yards of Dk or worsted weight yarn. This pattern works really well with scraps!
  • size US#6 (4 mm) or 7 (4.5 mm) or US#8 (5 mm) needles in 16 “ or 24” circular
  • Bundled in brioche pattern by Steven West, free on Ravelry
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