technique: brioche surgery

technique: brioche surgery

It looks intense, right?

I missed an increase, and wasn’t willing to rip back 34 rows, so I ripped back the entire section, and re-knit it.

My main trick for this kind of brioche surgery is to go down one needle size. You can adjust the tension stitch by stitch after if you need to, and blocking takes care of the rest. The other thing to think about is that you can do all your surgery from the right side.

Here’s the (comforting, I hope) after photo.