How to Knit an Easy Brioche Cowl in SHORTCUT Brioche Stitch – Free Knitting Pattern

6 Oct

Free Pattern! This Brioche Cowl is warm, squishy, and airy, knit in 3 colors. This tutorial will teach you to work my Shortcut Brioche stitch in the round. If you can work in the round and work “knit 1, purl 1” ribbing, you can knit this cowl! Continue reading

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 โ€œknit 1, purl 1โ€ 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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Finished August Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

31 Aug

I made this polka dot afghan in chocolate brown and light purple, but it would look great in other colors as well.

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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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Learn to Knit Video Series – Lesson 4: The Purl Stitch

18 Mar

In Lesson 4 of this series, I will show you how to work the purl stitch using both the English and Continental methods. I will also show how to make stockinette stitch fabric using knit and purl stitches.

Happy Yarning! ๐Ÿ™‚