The Brioche Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #23

Stitch Description

The Brioche Stitch is a reversible pattern that creates a thick, lofty, stretchy fabric, that appears similar to a 1×1 rib. It is a great choice for hats, scarves, and sweaters.The Brioche Stitch is a reversible pattern that creates a thick, lofty, stretchy fabric, that appears similar to a 1×1 rib. It is a great choice for hats, scarves, and sweaters.

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Materials Used

LB COLLECTION SUPERWASH MERINO

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Soft, luxurious, and warm, our Superwash Merino is also washing-machine safe. The perfect weight for baby items and women’s garments, this versatile yarn comes in 26 colors. Discover this addition to our special line of affordable, luxury fibers.

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Addi Natura Bamboo Double Pointed Needles

These eco-friendly Addi Natura double point needles are created from strong bamboo stock and have a natural touch. Yarns slide easily over the smooth finish. The approximate US size and exact metric size are stamped on the needle. Perfect for knitting in the round to create that warm winter hat or pair of socks! They carry a lifetime warranty from manufacturer’s defect. A great bamboo needle for effortless knitting!

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Abbreviations

brk
Brioche Knit Stitch
sl1yo
Slip Stitch Yarn Over
wyif
With Yarn In Front


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 1

  • Prep row: *Wyif, sl1yo, k1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 1: K1, *Wyif , sl1yo, brk; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: *Wyif , sl1yo, brk; rep from * to end.
  • Repeat rows 1 – 2 until you have reached your desired length.

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