Beginners’ Brioche in the Round
Friday, September 21, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tips & Techniques
Join Lavanya for an afternoon of knitting and learn the lovely and versatile 2-color brioche stitch. During the class you will be taught the basics of the brioche knit and purl stitch, how to read a brioche pattern, how to count rows, how to count stitches, measuring gauge, and how to fix up and identify common mistakes, while Lavanya guides you through your choice of an included cowl pattern. Technique Requirements: Knit/purl; cast on/bind off; working in the round
With US 11 and color A, CO 58 sts. Being careful not to twist your stitches, pm and join in the round. Round 1: *p1, k1; repeat from * to end of round. Leave on needles, do not break yarn.
Supplies for Class:
US 11 16" circular needle, stitch marker, 106 yards of bulky yarn (Color A), 90 yards of bulky yarn (color B) with good contrast between the yarns (light and dark).