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Sunday 08/06/2017, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
*Knitting Project-based Stitch patterns
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Better-than-brioche Scarf with Elaine Rowley
Elise Duvekot’s variant of Knit One Below is an easier and better way to achieve the brioche look. Each row simply alternates knit and knit-one-below stitches. The knit fabric lies flat, making it perfect for blankets, shawls, and this scarf.
Learn the best cast-on and bind-off for K1B fabrics (yes, it matters!), how to find the stitch in the row below on both sides of the work, and how to use the slide maneuver. This class will get you off to a good start—you won’t want to stop, and you'll go home with all you need to know to make this 2-color scarf.
Sponsored by XRX Books, booth 932.
__150 yds each of 2 contrasting colors of #4 (worsted-weight) yarn (one ball can be variegated)
__5 or 5.5mm/US8 or 9 circular needle