Brioche Increases and Decreases
In this class, you will learn the most commonly used two-color brioche increases and decreases needed to create gorgeous brioche fabric with twists and turns that will delight and inspire! We will briefly go over basic two-color brioche for a refresher, as well as how to choose the right yarn for your projects! We will be going over the increase and decrease stitches in detail together, while casting on a two-color brioche swatch. Let’s get brioche-ing!!
Type of Class: Skill building hands on
Prerequisites: Knowledge of brioche stitches knit flat
Class Skill Level: Intermediate – Advanced. Previous brioche knowledge recommended.
Materials and Supplies to bring for the Class:
– 2 balls of yarn in high contrasting colors, whatever weight you are most comfortable with. I recommend DK or Worsted weight, around 200 yards / 183 m each
– 24” / 61 cm or longer US 5 – 7 3.75 – 4.5 mm circular needles. Interchangeables are fine.
– pencil/pen and paper for taking notes, standard knitting tool kit (scissors, etc.)
Cost: $30 for members ($65 for non-members which includes 2023 Guild Membership)
Material Fee: $ 0
Class size: 20
How to Register: Email Willa Cather (email address in your Guild Directory.) Be sure to include your name, the name of the workshop, your email address and a telephone number. Mail a check to Willa’s address (also in your directory.) Or register in person at the April 2nd meeting. Checks are to be made payable to San Diego North Coast Knitters Guild (payee name must be written out in full – our bank will not accept checks with abbreviations.) Credit card payments are in-person only via a Square swipe (a small service fee will be added.)
Cancellation policy: Please notify us as early as possible if you need to cancel your workshop registration. Refund of the workshop fee requires a cancellation notification at least 48 hours in advance of the workshop. Fees cannot be refunded for cancellations with less than 48 hours advance notice.
Location: Encinitas Community Center, Activity Room 118/Maple
Learn more about the April 2023 Guild Meeting and Lesley Anne Robinson’s Visit here.