Brioche Knitting Next Steps – Increases, Decreases and Cables with Jenn Lampen

August 25, 2024 9:00 am
August 25, 2024 12:00 pm



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Class Title:  Brioche Knitting Next  Steps – Increases, Decreases and Cables

Teacher Name: Jenn Lampen

Class Length: 3 hours

Class Fee: $55.00

Class Day/Time:  Sunday, 9:00AM to Noon

Class Description:

If you’re comfortable with basic two-color brioche knitting, but want to learn the skills to knit intricate brioche designs with flowing leaves or twisting cables, this is the class for you. You will learn the most common increases and decreases used in brioche for both fabric shaping and patterning. You will also learn basic right leaning and left leaning brioche cables that create cable crosses on the right side of the fabric and maintain undisturbed brioche rib on the wrong side. Students must be comfortable with basic brioche knitting flat


Registration necessary, class size limited to 8

Supplies Needed: 

  • 2 contrasting colors of DK or worsted weight yarn (stash leftovers are fine, solids or semisolids recommended)
  • 16 inch US 8/5.0mm circular needles
  • locking stitch markers

Materials Fee: S0


Cast on 25 sts using a long tail cast on and color A (I recommend using your lighter color).
Slide the work to other end of needle to work RS with color B.
Setup Row (color B, RS): K1, sl1yo, (p, sl1yo) repeat to last st, sl1 wyif. Turn to work
color A.
Brioche Rib WS (color A): K1, (brp, sl1yo) to last 2 sts, brp, sl1 wyif. Slide.
Brioche Rib WS (color B): K1, (sl1yo, brk) to last 2 sts, sl1yo, sl1 wyif. Turn.
Brioche Rib RS (color A): K1, (brk, sl1yo) to last 2 sts, brk, sl1 wyif. Slide.
Brioche Rib RS (color B): K1, (sl1yo, brp) to last 2 sts, sl1yo, sl1 wyif. Turn.
Repeat the two Brioche Rib rows once more, then work the Brioche Rib WS row

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