Episode 1206 - Creatures of Habit

Dec 11, 2013

This episode of Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell is about knit and crocheted toys! Learn about stuffing your creations, making faces on toys properly, and so much more!

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On the first segment of the show, host Vickie Howell introduces author and designer Rebecca Danger, author of The Big Book of Knitted Monsters. Download the pattern for her Monster Chunks, featured in this episode.

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Space to Space: 
Travel virtually to the creative space of Allison Hoffman, the amigurumi guru behind CraftyIsCool

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Next, designer Susan B. Anderson, author of Topsy-Turvy Inside-Out Knit Toys, talks about using embroidery to create expressions on your finished creations. Download the pattern for her Egg to Turtle Toy to make one of your own!
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Tools of the Trade: 
Learn about new and exciting products with Tanis Gray. On this episode Tanis talks about yarn from Biggan Design and stitch markers from A Needle Runs Through It.

Loose Ends:
Vickie Howell wraps up this episode with a demonstration of how to sew your amigurumi pieces together.  

Sponsored by Yarnspirations.

Get the entire Series 1200 of Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell at InterweaveStore.com  

ABOUT THE SHOW: Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell is an exciting needle crafts how-to program on public television covering everything from knitting and crochet to stitching, felting, and spinning. The show guides viewers in learning to make fun yet smart one-of-a-kind designs using the latest products in yarn and fiber. Download free patterns, meet trendsetting knit and crochet designers, and improve or learn new skills and techniques.


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Synderai wrote
on Jul 14, 2014 1:39 AM

Would love to download the free pattern egg to turtle toy but the link won't work on my android phone  :(

ms.waldorf wrote
on Jul 14, 2014 2:42 PM

During Tools of the Trade, Tanis talked about a cotton blend yarn. Can you provide the name/link to the product? Also, of the Biggan Design yarn, was it the 4 ply or 8 ply featured?

Thanks

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