KNIT BRAID STITCH FOR LONG VEST YOU WILL LOVE

This tutorial will teach you how to make a knit braid stitch. This beautiful knit stitch will come in handy if you prefer your knit work to look puffy or be warm for a specific project.

WHAT CAN YOU USE THE KNIT BRAID STITCH?

You can use the long braid stitch pattern for a variety of knitting projects! The materials you need are 100g or 200m of yarn that is made of 49% wool and 51% acrylic and knitting needles that are 4.0 and 5.0mm. The knitting density is 19 loops=10 cm wide.

You need to have a lot of practice with not only knitting the long braid stitch, but also with how to get comfortable holding a knitting hook.

Yarn colours for Knit Braid Stitch

While any color will look lovely on this braid stitch, but this snowy white color or the light lavender as seen in the video tutorial will make any of your projects elegant. In the subject of knitting clothes, you knit an intricate shawl with beautiful toned colored yarn.

Uses

You could even make a variegated knit braid stitch scarf. However, this specific vest is elongated to be bigger, but you can watch the video tutorial for directions on how to reduce the sizes.

The knit braid stitch which works up quick and easy. It is very similar to the knitted puff stitch except it is not double sided. It is just as warm and comfortable however and will make the perfect sweater or mittens for yourself or for a loved one. Make sure you use cotton yarn that works well with your knitting instruments and happy knitting!

Tutorial and photos of this pattern by: Школа вязания – Наша пряжа – с Катериной Мушин.