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Brioche Knitting with Alex Capshaw-Taylor

  • Untangled Purls 2561 Cowan Boulevard Fredericksburg, VA, 22401 United States (map)

To register please call Untangled Purls at 540.479.8382.

The brioche stitch creates a lofty, bulky fabric that is also reversible. Learn how to use yarn overs in conjunction with slipped stitches to achieve the brioche stitch. We will also learn how to work brioche increases and decreases to create interesting patterns across our fabric.

Date Sunday March 19, 2017 from 2-5pm (3 hour class) (originally scheduled as Feb. 12 but was rescheduled due to an illness)      

Class Fee $50

Skills Required The ability to knit, purl, increase and decrease.

Skills Learned Two color brioche stitch, brioche increases, brioche decreases

Materials Please have the following materials and yarn balled before class begins:

  • 2 high contrast colors of worsted weight yarn (don’t choose anything inky/very dark) about 75 yards of each
  • one US 7 (4.5mm) 16” or 24” circular knitting needle

Homework None