Brioche – Single Colour (Finished)

  • Skill level: Intermediate
  • Dates: Saturday,  11 Nov, 2 – 5pm (1 session, 3 hours)
  • Instructor: Cristina Simionovici
  • Cost: $41 + HST

This class is an introduction to a fascinating family of stitch patterns: the brioche stitch family.  The basic brioche stitch creates a textured fabric with great drape, and there are endless variations of the stitch that offer lots of opportunities for your creativity.

Techniques covered
  • single-colour brioche stitch basics
  • brioche knit stitch
  • brioche purl stitch
  • increases and decreases in brioche stitch
  • syncopated brioche stitch
  • honeycomb brioche stitch
Skill prerequisites

Students must be able to:

  • cast on
  • knit and purl
  • understand yarn overs
  • read patterns and charts

Please bring the following with you to class:

  • light colour DK (Double Knit) yarn (wool is recommended)
  • straight or circular needles to match the yarn (if in doubt, check the recommended needle size on the ball band)
  • markers, scissors, waste yarn
  • Barbara Walker’s “A Treasury of Knitting Patterns” (optional)

There is no homework for this class.

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