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1098
Sunday 02/24/2019, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Skill Level
Intermediate

Class Hours
3

Price
$85.00

Categories
*Knitting Special techniques Stitch patterns


Teacher
JC Briar

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Patterned Brioche: Getting Started with Brioche with JC Briar
Take plain brioche rib, mix in some increases and decreases, and what do you get? Gorgeous patterning! Leaves and branches, feathers and faux cables: all created by increasing from one stitch to three (or five!) and decreasing from three (or five!) to one. Take this class to learn how to work these magic increases and decreases, to minimize bulk at the decrease points, and to choose the right decrease for the effect you want. Focus on working patterned brioche in a single color, avoiding the fuss of dealing with a second color. No prior brioche experience is necessary. You'll pick up tips for forming the fabric, following instructions, fixing mistakes, and casting on and binding off effectively. And you'll walk away with the start of a reversible scarf.

Note: No prior experience with brioche is required.


Supplies
__Smooth, plain, worsted-weight yarn
__4mm/US 6needles
__Crochet hook, roughly size G

__Knitting Basics: Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Stitch markers, Tapestry needles (large and small), Tape measure, Small calculator, Needles and crochet hooks of various sizes

Homework
None.