Brioche Stitch Ritratto Scarf

Pattern:
Just basic brioche stitch. Here's what I did:
Cast on a multiple of 3 stitches + 2 edge stitches (I did 38).
All Rows: k1, [yo, sl 1 purlwise, k2tog], rep to last st, k1.
Yarn:
Stacy Charles Ritratto [28% mohair/53% rayon/10% nylon/9% polyester], 1.5 balls
color: 85, brown-gold-orange-blue-green mix
Needles:
US 8
Size:
?
Finished:
January 2006
Comments:
I made this scarf as a Christmas present for my mother. I think the brioche stitch on a big needle really shows of the colors in this yarn.

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3 Comments:

Anonymous Suzanne said...

Oh that's lovely. I found your blog by googling "brioche stitch." I am planning a shawl with this, or mabye the syncopated version from BW#1

3/26/2007 7:09 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Your mother absolutely LOVES this colorful, soft and warm scarf! It really MAKES my outfits. I get a lot of compliments on it, too. Thanks for your persnickety knitting....Mum

4/16/2007 12:48 PM  
Blogger twellve said...

i realize this is an old post, but i just found the pattern this weekend and think it is great. your scarf looks absolutely lovely with those colors.

i'm trying it with idena's mohair lux and will try to send a link to a pic when it's done. hope it turns out as nice as yours!

12/16/2007 3:45 PM