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This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the brioche stitch. This reversible pattern creates a thick, lofty, stretchy fabric, that looks similar to a 1×1 rib. It is a great choice for hats, scarves, and sweaters.
Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 1
For this pattern you will need to know the following techniques:
Brioche Knit – brk
Slip Stitch Yarn Over – sl1yo
Yarn Forward – yf
Prep row: *Yf, sl1yo, k1; rep from * to end.
Row 1: K1, *Yf, sl1yo, brk; rep from * to end.
Row 2: *Yf, sl1yo, brk; rep from * to end.
Repeat rows 1 – 2 until you have reached your desired length.
After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:
Example of the Brioche Stitch