February 10, 2019 1 min read

0 Comments

How to Brioche Knit, Including the Setup Rounds, Brioche Knit and Brioche Purl Stitches.

Learn the basics of Brioche Knitting with this Rudbeckia Hat Pattern by Andrea Mowry.  Kelley shares tips for Brioche Knitting include the Setup Rounds, Brioche Knit and Brioche Purl Stitch Techniques

View the full project tutorial on the Rudbeckia Hat by Andrea Mowry here.

AD Staff
AD Staff



Also in Alpaca Direct Blog

Three Needle Bind-Off - Knitting Tutorial
Three Needle Bind-Off - Knitting Tutorial

March 19, 2019 1 min read 0 Comments

Kelley shares tips on how to complete a 3 needle bind-off. This bind-off can be used to seam the top of your shoulders on a sweater or to seam two ends of a knitted flat piece together. It is often used to seam the ends of cowl together. The 3 needle bind off adds more structure to a seam than a kitchener bind-off however it leaves a bold line where you bound off.
Read More
A New KAL: Cable Channel, with Michelle Hunter!
A New KAL: Cable Channel, with Michelle Hunter!

March 13, 2019 1 min read 0 Comments

Michelle Hunter is hosting another mystery knit-along! This time, she's tackling cables and finishing skills with the Cable Channel pillow. The mystery begins on April 4, when you can download the first clue from Michelle's website. A new clue will be added every Thursday throughout April.

The KAL is free, and no registration is required.
Read More
Knitflix: Kathleen's Top 10 Knitworthy TV Shows
Knitflix: Kathleen's Top 10 Knitworthy TV Shows

March 12, 2019 5 min read 0 Comments

I'll be honest, I love TV. I watch it while I knit, and I thoroughly, unapologetically enjoy it. With the advent of Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, the original programming from HBO and Showtime, and the fabulous British detective shows, the options for knit-worthy TV are endless. Here are my top 10 recommendations for knitworthy TV.

Read More

Subscribe