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He projects like the men s shawl collar pullover p39 and the women s leaf motif raglan top p75 Then it s off to cables that will blow our mind and colorwork that really shows off the raised brioche stitch against dark contrasting colors I m only an intermediate knitter but every project has charts and careful notes that make me feel that I could tackle pretty much anything in herestarting with the cute diamond pane camisole p91 that begs to be worn to a Renaissance FaireBravo Mercedes Tarasovich Clark Nice projects Want to try this techniue Not sure I d make a complete sweater they seem bulky but I do like the accent areas like arms necklines etc I participated in the Steven West Mystery Knit along in November and he forced us to knit a section in Brioche I previously knit a scarf and a sweater with Knit One Below which I believe is NEARLY THE SAME OR AT LEAST SIMILAR I ALSO the same or at least similar I also a The Piper in the Wind youtube that describes how to CORRECT a mistake in previous rows of Brioche which was a life saver So now I am intrigued with this techniue particularly with 2 colors Brioche fabric is thicker than a normal ribbing fabric and makes a very warm sweater but this book uses brioche as a design accent I favorited some patterns in ravelry Many call for DK or sport weightarns to reduce the thickness of the fabric This explains a new knitting techniue Called Brioche The Book Brioche The book proceeds with designs to knit using this techniue The designs are to die although some can be knitted in basic knitting if ou have a stitch sample book I am eager to try watches to see how they work out Nothing appealed enough for me to consider brioche again. Ts the first section as Mercedes shows how the basic rib pattern can be adapted to simple motifs lace and various textures Later she offers complex designs such as cables and various types of two color brioche Some of the featured garments are all over brioche while others integrate brioche with stockinette stitch for streamlined flattering design. Se basic stitches can be paired with classic garment shapes to create something special After covering the basics Tarasovich Clark shows how basic brioche stitches can be transformed further with twisted stitches cables and the introduction of a second colour many of these stitches are reversible but not all I wish the wrong side of the fabric for selected flat shaped cables was shown to illustrate how it differs It was fascinating to learn how different weight arns can be paired to change the effect of the vertical stripes in an otherwise ordinary two colour brioche rib The patterns for these two sections also build on the skills explained at the start of each chapter the garments are based on classic shapes and should appeal to a variety of knitters The book ends with Special helpful Topics including how to weave in ends seam block how to thread a life line and correct mistakes With Brioche Chic Tarasovich Clark shows how a basic techniue can expand into colourful and creative possibilities You can find brioche resources at the author s website Note the publisher sent me a copy this book to review Great patternsI can t wait to get started Instructions look clear and concise I m an intermediate to advanced knitter who looks forward to sharing this Brioche techniue with my I m an intermediate to advanced knitter who looks forward to sharing this Brioche techniue with my group These are beautiful although the techniue is a little involved than straight knitting Nice pattern variety Twenty two projects of fun wearable brioche knits Clear instructions guide Prey you throughour first basic brioche scarf knit flat and first basic brioche cowl knit in the round and uickly get ou to some hybrid knit brioc. Ding hats scarves cowls mittens pullovers vests and cardigans Striking brioche stitch designs that are not overwhelming or full of complicated techniues will reel in readers to this fun style of knittingStarting with the basics Brioche Chic offers mini collections of garments revolving around a specific set of techniues Basic brioche knitting star. ,


A complex knitting style and a number of interesting designs that I would love to do I feel that this will be something to come back to when I have a weekend to sit down and learn the techniue To add to the bucket list of skills Brioche it s not just for bread In knitting the brioche stitch is a uniue stitch that combines two common techniues double knitting with a k1p1 rib to create a uniue fabric that s thick and textural Brioche fabric is often reversible and colour work is simpler than in many traditional forms as each colour is worked one at a time Brioche Chic lives up to its title providing 22 knitting patterns many of which are suitable or designed specifically for men In addition it contains several knitting classes worth of material covering the basics of brioche knitting and beyond The educational sections contain clearly photographed knit swatches line drawings to illustrate techniues descriptions and useful tips If ou are new to brioche knitting the first section covers the basics starting with a single colour brioche rib either worked flat or in the round After that foundation skill is learned additional techniues such as shaping and how to decode the brioche stitch language in both abbreviation such as brykyobrkyobrk and chart form are covered The tips are helpful such as how and why to use locking stitch markers or and chart form are covered The tips are helpful such as how and why to use locking stitch markers or less safety are covered The tips are helpful such as how and why to use locking stitch markers or less safety to mark individual stitches The first two patterns reiterate the basic stitch both knitted flat and in the round From there the possibilities expand a shawl shows how increasing can be used to simply and beautifully create a complex looking accessory and how the. A modern take on brioche stitch with gorgeous wearable garments and accessories that knitters will loveKnitters will create striking colorwork and beautiful brioche cable designs with Brioche Chic Author Mercedes Tarasovich Clark offers a solid introduction to brioche knitting and a collection of 22 garments and accessories for women and men inclu. ,

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