On March 19, 2014, Lauren Scarpa and her associates at Country Yarns did another one of their well planned "stations" programs. The following techniques were offered:
Our own Nancy B and Pat S taught the knit one below stitch. Nancy B even gave us her
Lucci Iristape Infinity scarf pattern.
(See handout) last page.
Knit-One-Below:aka Brioche Stitch
Nancy B & Pat S presented the Knit-One-Below - See page 3 of the Handout for Nancy's Scarf pattern using this stitch.
Cast on a number of stitches that is divisible by 4
Row 1 - Purl
Row 2 - (K1, P1, K1) in the same Stitch; P3tog across
Row 3 - Purl
Row 4 - P3tog, (K1, P1, K1) in the same stitch across
As with lots of things there's always more than one way to do things. Here's Pat S's tutorial
Handout has directions for working in the round.To work Flat:
Cast on Even # of Stitches
Row1 - Color A *sl1, k1; repeat from*
Row2 - Color A Purl
Row 3 - Color B *K1, sl1; repeat from *
Row 4 - Color B Purl
The results are a nice little herringbone pattern.