This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the fascine braid stitch. This stitch creates a braided cable pattern. The fascine braid stitch would be great for sweaters, cowls, and baby coats!
Materials Used in this Tutorial
The silver content in SilverSpun makes it therapeutic and conductive. Silver kills a number of bacteria, including those that cause odor, has excellent thermal properties, is nontoxic and is perfect for those with sensitive skin. Silver is also an excellent conductive agent, thus allowing smartphone or tablet touch screen use while wearing gloves knit from this yarn. The silver is permanently adhered to the yarn and will not wash out. Made in the USA.
A pair of knitting needles
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Knit Stitch – K Purl – P Yarn Over-yo Slip Stitch- sl st
With Yarn In Back (wyib)- Used with slip stitches, the yarn is carried across behind the stitch, on the side of the stitch that is away from the knitter. Whether it is a right or wrong side makes no difference.
Johnny is the founder of New Stitch a Day and Head Honcho at Knitiversity.
Since 2011 he's helped millions of people become Fearless Knitters though his tutorials, patterns, classes, and books. When he's not knitting he likes to play his baritone ukulele, hangout at speakeasy bars, and discuss movies with friends. He currently lives in Estonia with his wife and 3 kids.