Saturday 06/01/2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
*Knitting Knitting techniques Special techniques
Jolie A. Elder
View Jolie A.'s profile
and full STITCHES United class list
Brioche Rosetta Stone with Jolie A. Elder
Brioche is having its moment. have you hesitated because the directions look like Greek to you?
What does it mean to work the right-side twice without turning? What is knitting in the stitch below? How do I "bark" or "burp" in brioche? Students will leave ready to work brioche patterns regardless of how they are described.
Knit-below stitches, brioche stitches, Shaker knits, and Estonian patent stitches are kissing cousins. Students will learn methods for producing these stitches, as well as clever techniques to work the with ease.
_2 contrasting colors smooth, light- to medium-color yarn
_Circular needle one size smaller than what you typically use with this yarn,
_Circular needle 2 sizes larger.
Note: A regular knitting needle will not work — you need tips at both ends.