Learn to Knit Brioche class is designed to help you learn brioche knitting in the flat and in the round. The Descartes Hat Pattern is a fun Brioche hat to knit and makes a striking product that will make you proud.
What you learn:
-Provisional Cast-On (for the hat brim) -Knitting Brioche in the flat -How to Kitchener stitch -How to pick up stitches -How to knit Brioche in the round
The brim is started with a provisional cast on and completed with the Kitchener Stitch. The resulting brim is a lovely horizontal Brioche piece. Just pick up the stitches along the edge of the brim to work in the round.
Class Date: May 24th, 2022 Class Time: 2-5pm Cost: $40 Materials Provided: Pattern, instruction
Material and supplies to bring:
- 2 contrasting colors of DK or Worsted Weight yarn - 2 Contrasting DK or Worsted Weight Yarn scraps or Yarn (about 20 gms) - Size US 8 16" or 24" Circular knitting needles. You can also you dpns. - Size US 8 32" Circular or straight needles knitting needles - Scrap yarn for provisional cast on - Crochet hook for provisional cast on
You must know how to knit, purl, slip, create yarn overs, and hot to identify stitch structure.
Pattern and instruction
US 8 16" or 24" circular knitting needles or double pointed needles
US 8 32: circular needles or straight needles for working in-the-flat portions
Scarp yarn, a crochet hook
Two100 gm skeins of DK or Worsted weight yarn in contrasting colors.
Two 20 gm skeins of DK or Worsted weight yarn in contrasting colors