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Brioche Knitting 101

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Brioche Knitting 101

We can’t get enough of the brioche knitting trend, can you? Brioche is seeing a resurgence in tons of new designs for hats, cowls, shawls and sweaters, and although the technique may look complicated, it’s actually quite easy to master the basics! In today’s post we’re going to show you the basics so that you can give this technique a try.

Fair Isle & Stranded Colorwork Knitting

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Fair Isle & Stranded Colorwork Knitting

The term “Fair Isle” is used quite a bit to describe patterns using multiple colors of yarn, but did you know that there are several different kinds of colorwork knitting techniques? Today, we’ll give you an overview of four popular techniques, and then explore Fair Isle and stranded colorwork knitting techniques in-depth.