Chequers Brioche Scarf by Mone Dräger

Chequers Brioche Scarf

June 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in two-color brioche rib on smaller needles
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
874 yards (799 m)
6.5" wide and 75" long
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Two-color brioche forms alternating squares of color and texture. Brioche stitch, a variation on traditional ribbing, is easy to knit, even with a second color. This handsome scarf suits all occasions, whether you’re calling on the prime minister or visiting the local pub.

Difficulty Intermediate

Finished Size 6.5” wide and 75” long.

Yarn Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts Light Fingering/Sock (75% superwash merino wool, 25% silk): French bordeaux (dk red; MC) and Inuit art (multi; CC), 1 skein each.

Needles Size 2 (2.75 mm): 16” circular. Size 6 (4 mm): 16” circular for CO and BO. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; tapestry needle.

Gauge 24 sts and 32 rows = 4” in two-color brioche rib on smaller needles.