Modern Brioche Lace DVD


Item: W0200R


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: Any PDF materials associated with this class are not provided with the DVD-only purchase. You must have streaming access to download those materials. To purchase the combination DVD + Streaming form of this class, click here.

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.


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