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Brioched Buda!

Created in this Craftsy Course

Explorations in Brioche Knitting taught by Nancy Marchant

Bring luscious texture and stunning, reversible patterns to your knitting. Nancy Marchant, the Queen of Brioche, shows how to master this European stitch.

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Category Knitting
Type Accessory
Sizing Other
Style Classic
Athena.K. on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? plain synthetic yarn...was a try out for the pattern

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What are you most proud of? That I did not quit when I said> I can not do this cast on, OR knit in dpns....Well, guess what> did the cast on, and kinda @run now with my dpns and circulars....the bind off, ehem...that I need to improve, but that is why I I have already started another one, in double the width of this one.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? to follow it through, and if at any point she/he feels like nuh! I am giving it up, DONT! once you get the hang of this stitch, you will be looking for other patterns to practice your skills on...! Nancy is a great teacher so you wont have any problem...look at me...I finished a scarf I thought I would leave for when I would start my PHD...ha! I fooled ya! Projects Half Done was that! just a joke of mine...soo DONT quit! OK?

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Love how the black and white really make the design pop!! It is really beautiful. I am still deciding what colors I want to use, but now that I have seen your black and white I might use colors that are opposites like that.

01/13/2013 Flag

thank you for the positive comment! I started it as a swatch but then I liked the combo so I finally decided to finish it...

01/14/2013 Flag

That really came out well. Congratulations on a job well done!

01/14/2013 Flag

I just love it when classmates give one another power like this! thanks!!!

01/27/2013 Flag

That looks terrific!

01/22/2013 Flag

thank you!!!! a lot!!!

01/27/2013 Flag

Is there is a way I can have the pattern?? That will help us a lot: Please give us some kind of idea. Ill appreciate your future help

01/28/2013 Flag

the pattern is in the craftsy online class Explorations in Brioche knitting...even if someone gave you the pattern in writting, I dont think that you could do it...you have to see how its done...Brioche is a very one of a kind, brake the rules teqnique I am afraid....not difficult, but has its tricks and I would recommend you sign up for the class..Nancy is a great teacher!

02/01/2013 Flag

How long did it take to make?

03/30/2013 Flag

it only took me 2 days Roberta....sorry for the late answer but I just saw your question.

03/30/2013 Flag