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NO SKILLS REQUIRED No previous experience in the craft is required.
EASY You should know the basics of the craft and have made at least one project.
INTERMEDIATE You should be comfortable with the craft and ready to learn something new.
ADVANCED You should have made several projects and should be comfortable making minor changes to patterns. Advanced is fun and challenging for thinking crafters.
Elaine Rowley is the original editor of Knitterâ€™s Magazine, current XRX Books editor, and the R in XRX. Itâ€™s not all about the red pen for Elaine. She is fascinated by the techniques and skills that keep knitting fresh and exciting.
STITCHES Midwest 2017 Market Session Classes
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Sunday 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
TT42 Easy Better-than-brioche Scarf
Elise Duvekotâ€™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 startâ€”you wonâ€™t want to stop, and you'll go home with all you need to know to make this 2-color scarf.
Please bring a small amount of #4 (worsted-weight)
yarn in a light or bright color for your practice piece AND 5 or 5.5mm/US 8 or 9 circular needle
Sponsored by XRX Books.