Designer’s Description: Briyoke is knitted top down with two decorative brioche sections on its round yoke. For Briyoke Cardigan the brioche sections are worked back and forth. The body is knitted in the round with a steek. For Briyoke Pullover the whole piece is knitted in the round, with no seaming necessary.
Instructions for straight body, body with waist shaping and cropped body are included.
Finished Size: XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL), with bust circumference of finished garment 80 (88, 96, 104, 116, 128, 140) cm. Sweater should be worn with 2-6 cm positive ease. Measurement for cardigan is 2,5 cm larger and the cardigan should be worn with 4-8.5 cm positive ease.
Gauge (after blocking): 24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with larger needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
Our sample (modeled by Patti) shown in: MC (Franklin), CC1 (Stole), CC2 (Quixotic)
Yarn: 3 (3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 5) full skeins x 100 g (354 yds) Crave Yarn Caravan (Sport; 70% superwash extrafine merino, 10% cashmere, 10% camel, 10% mulberry silk) in the chosen MC.
- 2 mini skeins (115 yd/each) of chosen CC set.
Pattern: digital copy (via Ravelry); pattern includes instructions for both Cardigan and Pullover.