S- and Z-Twist

Based on Nancy Marchant’s version in Knitting Fresh Brioche*. With an even number of stitches, worked flat in a single color.

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Shown with a cast-on count of 26 stitches.   Getting chart...

  • Rows 1, 5, and 7 (RS): *BrSl, k1, repeat from *.
  • Rows 2, 4, 6, and 8: *BrSl, k1, repeat from *.
  • Row 3: BrSl, *k3tog, brSl, [(k1, yo, k1) in next st, brSl] twice, sl1-k2tog-psso, brSl, repeat from * to last st, k1.