WORKSHOP: BRIOCHE KNITTING LEVEL IV
This workshop will cover how to knit multiple increases and decreases, how to fix simple mistakes, use life lines, and read your knitting. We’ll be knitting a practice swatch with multiple increases & decreases. Once you’ve completed this workshop, you should be able to knit most brioche patterns. We’ll cover both English and Continental knitting styles in the class.
Nov. 30, 10-1 pm.
Brioche Knitting Level III or equivalent*.
* Participants should have experience knitting two colour brioche projects, Tubular Italian cast on and/or twisted German cast on, brLsldec, and brRsldec.
Intermediate – advance.
$50 + GST. Straight 15% off supplies purchased for the class. TFN bag discount not included in this offer. Pattern included. Sign up for all four Brioche workshops for a combined fee of $140.
TECHNIQUES TO LEARN
Four stitch increase and decreases, selvedge edges, fixing mistakes, and how to use lifelines.
Fingering – sport weight yarn.
Needle size required for weight of yarn you’ve chosen to use, as well as needles 1 to 2 sizes smaller.
MATERIALS TO BRING
Yarn to practice with in a couple of colours, 24” circular needles, or 5-7” DPNs in the size required for yarn you’re using and needles 1 to 2 sizes smaller.