Half Brioche Stitch

Half Brioche Stitch Wrong side of fabric – Right side of fabric

Using worsted weight yarn and size 5 needles for a 8″ x 8″ square

Gauge 17sts & 16 rows = 4″

1 Color Brioche

Cast On 34 sts

Row 1 (WS): *sl1yo, k1; rep from *

Row 2 (RS): *p1, brk1; rep from *

Repeat Rows 1 & 2 until piece measures 8″

Bind off LOOSELY!

 

2 color half brioche stitch wrong side

Wrong Side/Light Side

Half Brioche Stitch

 

2 Color Brioche

Notes: Light Side (LS) Light Color (LC) Dark Side (DS) Dark Color (DC)

sl1yo – slip 1 yarn over

brk (bark) brioche knit

brp (burp) brioche purl

Loosely cast on 28 sts with color A on circular needles.

Do not turn, now slide stitches to other end of needles and attach color B.

Set up row with dark side/dark color *sl1yo, k1; repeat from * Turn.

Row 1 (LS/LC): *p1, brk1; repeat from * Do not turn, slide to other end of needles.

Row 1 (LS/DC): *p1, sl1yo; repeat from * Turn.

Row 2 (DS/LC): *brp1, k1; repeat from * Do not turn, slide to other end of needles.

Row 2 (DS/DC): *sl1yo, k1; repeat from * Turn.

Repeat from row 1 LS/LC for 8″

Loosely Bind off