Finish your knits with perfection on this episode of Knitting Daily TV.
Preview episode 1105 - A Perfect Finish:
Eunny begins this episode with a primer on selvedges and a tutorial on mattress stitch, a finishing technique every knitter should know. Seen here is the Striped Cowl Neck Tee
from Knit.wear Spring 2013
Vicki Square wraps up the Tesserae knitted tee knitalong with finishing techniques for this two-color, slip-stitch design. Originally from Light & Layered Knits, you can download the Tesserae top for free and knit along with Vicki.
Eunny and Clara Parkes are back in the knitting lab for another Yarn Spotlight, this time all about yarn construction and it's impact on finish. Seen here is Bijou Basin Ranch's Shangri Le silk and yak blend yarn and Sweet Georgia's Cashluxe yarn.
Eunny wraps up this episode with a quick tip for reversible pick-ups for stitches and pick-ups in patterning, two tips that knitters will want in their toolbox.
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