Episode 1212 - Openwork

Jan 6, 2014

This episode of Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell is about creating beautiful knit openwork!

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On the first segment of the show, host Vickie Howell introduces Spinrite's Julia Madill who talks about how to effectively use dropped stitches in knitting. Get the pattern for the Glistening Drops Tunic, the top Julia is wearing, as well as for the Drop Stitch Top (a variation of the Glistening Drops Tunic) discussed in this segment!

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Next, Vickie talks with Interweave Crochet editor Marcy Smith about how to work openwork in crochet. Download the pattern for Tammy Hillebrand's Capri Cover, featured in this episode!
Sponsored by Interweave.

Tools of the Trade: 
Learn about new and exciting products with author and designer Tanis Gray. On this episode Tanis talks about beautiful yarns from Freia Fine Handpaint Yarns and Zen Yarn Garden.

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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rxpkls wrote
on Apr 25, 2014 1:18 PM

Love vickie vest and skirt in same pattern. Can you provide the pattern this was in the open wort 2012 segment

shari@17 wrote
on Apr 30, 2014 3:20 PM

I would also like the pattern for Vickie's vest & skirt. Any chance you can provide it?  Love your show


on Jun 12, 2014 10:57 PM

I found Vickie's top pattern at Yarnspirations website.  It's called You Tunic Me On.  It's a free pattern.  This top is absolutely gorgeous!

Hglicknm wrote
on Jul 12, 2014 9:18 PM

Does anyone know the name of the Doris Chan dress(top?) that was featured in the crochet segment of this show? I would sure love to make it!

Momofthree wrote
on Jul 16, 2014 3:35 PM

The ballet top is beautiful and my teenage daughter would like one.  Does anyone know how to find the pattern for it?

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