Easy 2 Color Brioche Scarf – Learn SHORTCUT 2 Color Brioche Stitch – FREE Knitting Pattern

14 Nov

Free Pattern! Who doesn’t love a warm, squishy scarf in the winter? This pattern will teach you my shortcut to working the Brioche stitch in 2 colors. If you can work “knit 1, purl 1” ribbing, you can knit this project!

Knit a 2 Color Brioche Scarf in SHORTCUT 2 Color Brioche Stitch / Yay For Yarn
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12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge – Year In Review

9 Jan

My 2015 “12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge” is finished! Let’s revisit the year’s afghan projects.


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Easy Brioche Baby Blanket – FREE Knitting Pattern by Yay For Yarn

28 Aug

Free Pattern! We all like to choose soft and cuddly items for babies. This easy baby blanket is knit in Brioche stitch, so named because it resembles the soft, squishy texture of Brioche bread. This pattern will teach you my shortcut to working the Brioche stitch. If you can knit garter stitch and “knit 1, purl 1” ribbing, you can knit this blanket!

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Finished June Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

30 Jun

My Afghan for June is finished! I love the look and feel of this squishy stitch pattern.


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Choosing Yarn for June – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

23 Jun

Check out the yarn I am using for my June Afghan! This yarn will become a warm, squishy baby blanket.

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