Envelop yourself in an overwhelming expanse of beautiful brioche with this Briochevron Shlanket. DK & worsted weight yarns compose the luscious fabric starting with an I-cord cast on. Increases & decreases in two-color brioche form the chevron angles.
The small beginning grows gradually into a wide asymmetrical shape, perfect for wrapping yourself in cozy comfort.
Finished Measurements 40” / 102cm at widest part, 95” / 241cm long. Measurements taken after blocking.
Yarn DK or worsted weight
Yardage Approximately 2000yds / 1829m total MC - Approximately 1050yds / 960m (foreground) CC - Approximately 950yds / 869m (background)
The blue/green version features solid and speckled neutrals for the MC foreground. Shown in white angora transitioning into cream and darker gray shades. The background CC features solid and speckled blue and green color pops. Gather a colorful array of DK and worsted weight yarns (about 800g total). This project is excellent for using up colors from your stash. If you are shopping for new yarns, create a palette with just one ball of each color. Neutrals with color pops combine to yield a fun and harmonious effect. Feel free to mix different fibers like wool, alpaca, and angora together.