Does brioche stitch use more yarn?
Brioche works best on loose-fitting garments that require ease. … Brioche knitting uses more yarn than, say, stockinette stitch – up to twice as much. I generally work with yarns that have a “bite” such as 100% non-superwash wool.
What is sl1yo in knitting?
sl1yo, k1 or brk1 – Move your working yarn to the front, slip the next stitch purlwise, and then knit (or brioche knit) the stitch after that. This creates a little yarn over shawl around your slipped stitch.