#3 Two-Color Brioche Shawl by Unjung Yun

#3 Two-Color Brioche Shawl

Knitting
October 2018
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
29 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
2800 yards (2560 m)
One size

Reminiscent of ocean waves, Yun’s oversized shawl is worked in undulating two-color brioche and features an italian cast-on and bind off. Koigu Wool Designs’ KPPPM and KPM are the perfect lightweight merino yarns for a cool-weather wrap.

According to Nancy Marchant, “Brioche works best on loose-fitting garments that require ease.” Because brioche stitches create a lofty fabric, she recommends going down a needle size (or two) if you want to control the give.