Cinnamon Brioche by Elizabeth Sullivan

Cinnamon Brioche

Knitting
October 2012
DK (11 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in Brioche stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
160 yards (146 m)
Circumference: 18" (slightly stretched)
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Worked in a stretchy brioche stitch, Cinnamon Brioche will fit most average teapots. The top is finished with an I-cord loop on both sides for a completely reversible tea cozy.

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Finished Measurements
Circumference: 18” (slightly stretched)
Length: 8”

Yarn
DK weight yarn: 80 yds each in two contrasting colours

Shown in Sweet Paprika Minuet (100% superwash merino wool; 100g/220 yds), 1 skein each in Hot Cocoa (MC) and Steel Rail Blues (CC).

Needles
Size 6 (4mm) circular needle, 16” (40cm) long
Size 6 (4mm) set of double-pointed needles
Size 10 (6mm) circular needle, 16” (40cm) or longer, for cast-on (optional)

Notions
Stitch markers, stitch holders or waste yarn, yarn needle

Gauge
16 sts and 48 rows = 4” in Brioche stitch on smaller needles, slightly stretched.
Note: When measuring gauge in Brioche stitch, keep in mind that only half the number of rows will show on either side. In this case you will see 24 MC rows on one side and 24 CC rows on the other.