Brioche stitch is considered an advanced level stitch. But with my help, I know you will learn how to do the brioche stitch, how to read your brioche knitting, how to brioche purl, and how to make this fantastic brioche scarf. The scarf is a free pattern on RedHeart.com and the video tutorials are available on the Marly Bird YouTube Channel.
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The free pattern is the Fantastic Brioche Scarf by Laura Bain: Get it here– https://www.yarnspirations.com/red-heart-fantastic-brioche-scarf/RHK0125-016463M.html?&utm_source=Influencer_MB
Yarn Used in pattern Soft Essentials Solid; Soft Essentials Stripes
Needles Used in pattern: Size 9 (5.5 mm) circular (I suggest 24″ needles)
The video series has 3 parts and takes you step-by-step through the process of making this scarf.
- In video 1 you will learn how basic brioche terminology, and how to do Two Color Brioche Ribbing.
- In video 2 you will learn how to do basic knit brioche fabric
- In video 3 you will learn how to transition from basic knit brioche fabric to two color brioche ribbing and how to bind off in pattern.
I did make some line-by-line instructions for the pattern. Along with the written pattern instructions I’ve rewritten the pattern using basic brioche terminology so you will be able to do other brioche patterns in the future.
Link to Videos
Learn More about Fantastic Brioche Knitting
Nancy Marchant is the woman who really brought the Brioche stitch to America. She wrote a book that is AMAZING and she has a couple Craftsy Classes all about Brioche
Here are some amazing Craftsy classes all about Brioche if you are interested in learning more!