Kate Atherley - Brioche Knitting

Saturday 4th March - 10am to 1pm - Purlescence HQ - £40

Kate Atherley, Designer, tech editor, tutor and expert knitter is bring her talent to Purlescence for three of her fabulous workshops.

This half day course introduces the Brioche Knitting technique and is sure to be a great deal of fun

Brioche knitting uses a simple and clever technique to create beautiful fabrics – deep ribs and fascinating colourwork. It’s particularly effectively in two-colours, and surprisingly easier to work that way! This class covers the skills for working brioche patterns, including reading the sometimes-complicated instructions, and fixing mistakes.

You need to be confident with knit and purl, and working in the round.

To book you place on this course click and to see the other courses Kate is teaching with Purlescence, click here


Workshops at Purlescence

Workshops at Purlescence are held in the spacious and beautifully lit Yarn Room at our Leckhampstead HQ on the Berkshire Downs near Newbury. There is good access from the M4 and A34 and plenty of free parking just a few steps from our door. Should you wish to come by train, we run a free collection service from Kintbury Station.

The price of your workshop includes all refreshments and if you have booked for Saturday or both workshops on Friday, there will be a finger buffet at a suitable break during the day.