Feather-Light Two-Color Brioche Scarf for Men
Published July 17, 2018
Brioche stitch can be heavy and dense. In this scarf pattern, laceweight yarn is held double, creating a light-as-a-feather brioche scarf for not very much money.
Practice your two-color flat brioche knitting with this simple and attractive brioche scarf for men. Finished product man-tested and approved.
- Sizes: One size
- Finished Measurements: 5½ in. wide by 5½ feet long
- Yarn: Approximately 400 yds. lace-weight yarn (will be held double) or 200 yds. sport-weight yarn (held singly) in each of 2 colors.
- Needles: 1 pair DPNs,
- Needle size: US 6 (4.0 mm) or size required to get gauge (6 sts/in)
- Notions: Scissors, tapestry needle
- 6 sts/in in St st
AbbreviationsBO – Bind Off
Brk – Brioche knit: Knit the stitch together with its wrap
Brp – Brioche purl: Purl the stitch together with its wrap
CC – Contrasting Color
CO – Cast On
MC – Main Color
Sl 1 – Slip 1
Wyib – With yarn in back
Wyif – With yarn in front
Yfsl1yo – Yarn forward, slip 1, yarnover: Move yarn to front, slip next st, bring yarn over needle to back, making a yarnover. The yarnover will pass over the slipped stitch and sit next to it like a cape.
Shown: 1 ball each Malabrigo Lace in 51-VAA and 62 Marine, held double.
Recommended Course: Brioche Knitting
Brioche knitting is complicated. One-color, two-color, decreasing... and all those weird abbreviations!
Luckily, it is well within your abilities to knit Brioche, flat and in-the-round, with ease. By following along with the videos and exercises in this course, you'll be amazed at what you create.