DVD Class

Modern Brioche Lace (DVD + Streaming)


Item: W0133Q


Showcase your two-color brioche knitting skills as you create a gorgeous lace shawl! Whether you’re a picker or a thrower, fiber artist Lesley Anne Robinson has you covered. Discover how to work the most popular brioche increases and decreases in both the English and Continental styles so you’re never left guessing. Using Lesley’s exclusive pattern, gain the skills you need to take on this advanced style for beautifully intricate creations.

NOTE: If you’d like to purchase only the DVD for this class, you may do so through this link. (Please note, any class PDF materials are not on the DVD itself. You must have streaming access to download those materials associated with the class.)

Class Sessions

Understanding Brioche Lace (12:38)
Meet Lesley and start by learning the differences among brioche lace, standard lace and standard brioche. Lesley also helps you choose the most effective color combos and reviews important brioche facts to remember before you get started.

Brioche Lace Basics: English Style (32:42)
Are you a “thrower”? Work through Lesley’s favorite cast-on and set up for brioche in the English style, carrying the yarn in your right hand. She shows you step by step how to work all five increases and decreases included in the class pattern.

Brioche Lace Basics: Continental Style (28:58)
If you’re a “picker,” preferring to carry the yarn in your left hand, learn Lesley’s favorite cast-on, then set up for brioche in the Continental style. See step by step how to work all five increases and decreases included in the class pattern with this method.

Provençal Shawl: Part 1 (31:21)
Now that you know the fundamental stitches, it’s time to start your shawl! Lesley shows you how to make sense of brioche charts and written instructions. After that, work your setup rows.

Provençal Shawl: Part 2 (18:57)
After your setup rows are complete, work through the first and second lace sections of your shawl. Afterwards, Lesley gives an overview of how to construct it.

Finishing & Fixing Mistakes (16:50)
Lesley ends class by sharing finishing and troubleshooting tips. Find out how to fix mistakes, tink back and keep track of where you are in your pattern. Then complete your shawl by weaving in the ends and blocking. Plus learn five of Lesley’s favorite ways to style your work of art!

Your Instructor

Lesley Anne Robinson

Lesley Anne Robinson is the creative mind behind the successful design shop Knit Graffiti Designs. Her knitting designs have been featured in yarn shops such as Quince & Co. and Loop London, as well as in Laine Magazine and other publications. From teaching brioche classes at her local yarn shop to offering instruction at large festivals such as DFW Fiber Fest in Dallas, Lesley loves to share tips and tricks to help others knit with confidence.

Bonus Materials

Modern Brioche Lace - Class Materials


How will I receive my DVD class?
Your DVD will be shipped in the mail using the address you provide at checkout. Your purchase also includes access to a streaming version of the class and downloadable PDF class materials. After your purchase, you can find your streaming class and your PDF class materials by logging into your Craftsy account using the user name and password you established.

How do I access the companion materials for my DVD class?
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How do I stream my class on Craftsy.com?
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Do I have to purchase a Craftsy Membership to get my class?
No, you do not. Every DVD purchased on Craftsy.com includes both the physical DVD in the mail and unlimited on-demand streaming access at Craftsy.com. These benefits are yours with or without a Craftsy membership.

Are DVDs included in a Craftsy Membership?
No, they are not. DVDs can only be purchased on an individual basis and are not included in Craftsy memberships. For non-members, DVDs are a flexible way to purchase only the classes you love best. For members, DVDs are a great choice to build an at-home library you can keep forever and enjoy any time, with or without Internet access.

Do you ship internationally?
Yes, we do ship most physical products, including DVDs, to several International destinations. In addition to the USA and Canada, we ship to Australia, Brazil, India, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, South Africa, and most Western European countries. If you live outside these countries, you can still purchase digital items including memberships, individual streaming classes, and pattern downloads.

Do your DVDs work on international players?
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What is your return policy?
We want to be sure you’re satisfied. If you have trouble playing your DVD, if the content is not correctly presented on the DVD, or you are dissatisfied with the content of your class, we will work with you. Contact Craftsy customer service via email or phone. Upon your request, and upon your return of the DVD to us, we will refund your purchase price or send you another DVD to replace a damaged or incorrect DVD, whichever is your preference. If you do receive a full refund, your streaming video class will also be removed from your Craftsy account, so on-demand video access will no longer be available to you.