Briocheaven

Knitting
March 2019
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in Brioche with fingering held double
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
2484 - 3216 yards (2271 - 2941 m)
36(38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48, 50)”/91(97, 102, 112, 117, 112, 122, 127) cm chest circumference.
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Pattern Details

Sizes: 36(38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48, 50)”/91(97, 102, 112, 117, 112, 122, 127) cm chest circumference.

Gauge: 12 stitches and 16 rows per 4” (10 cm) in Brioche st with fingering weight held double OR 1 strand of worsted weight.

Needles: (1) 24” (2) 40” circular needle in size needed to achieve gauge listed above (suggested size: US 10/6mm).

Materials used: V1: Assorted fingering weight yarns held double, V2: Wool Addicts Air (Bulky; 84% merino wool/16% nylon; 137 yds/50 g, or ANY other yarn that knits up to desired gauge).

Yardage: 1242(1294, 1346, 1414, 1451, 1503, 1571, 1608) yds worsted/bulky weight yarn OR 2484(2589, 2694, 2828, 2902, 3007, 3142, 3216) yds of fingering weight yarn held double.

Other notions: Buttons (models were ½”), stitch markers, crochet hook/tapestry needle, scrap yarn/stitch holder and scissors.

Final measurements: 36(38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48, 50)”/91(97, 102, 112, 117, 112, 122, 127) cm chest circumference Sweater is worn with approximately 6”/15 cm of positive ease. Model has a 34” bust and is wearing the M/40”/102 cm size.

A) Body circumference: 36(38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48, 50)”/91(97, 102, 112, 117, 112, 122, 127) cm

B) Body length: 21(20.75, 20.5, 20, 20, 19.75, 19.25, 19.25)”/53(53, 52, 51, 51, 50, 49, 49) cm

C) Upper arm sleeve circumference:
19(19.5, 20, 21, 21, 21.5, 22.5 22.5)”/ 48(50, 51, 53, 53, 55, 57, 57) cm.

D) Sleeve length: 22.5”/57 cm

E) Shoulder depth: 2”/5 cm

F) Garment length: 28”/71 cm

Special Techniques Used: Brioche, German Short Row Method, 3-Needle BO Method, Jeny’s Surprisingly Stretchy BO Method,