Knitting Fresh Brioche
Knitting Fresh Brioche : Creating Two-Color Twists & Turns
by Nancy Marchant
World-renowned brioche knitting expert Nancy Marchant takes this versatile stitch, which creates a luxurious, reversible ribbed fabric, to a new level. In Knitting Fresh Brioche, Nancy works brioche in two colours, forming graceful, undulating textures with increases and decreases. She explains everything from how to hold the yarn and cast on, (offering multiple options), to creating the basic fabric and reading two-colour charts.
- Illustrated step-by-step instructions on all aspects of the technique, from basic stitches to repairing mistakes to reading brioche charts.
- A stitch dictionary with more then 70 original two-colour patterns.
- 12 gorgeous shawl and scarf projects that make use of Nancy's original stitch motifs.
- Helpful tips on knitting brioche in one colour and in the round, and on creating your own designs.