Episode 1305 - Double Knits

Jul 21, 2014

This episode of Telly Award-winning Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell is about double knitting. Learn how to make a densely warm fabric with reversible patterning and color that appears opposite on each side.

For all the products and patterns featured on this season of Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell, visit our Pinterest boards.

Vickie is wearing the Tara Jacket by Ashley Rao, featured in Knitscene, Winter 2013.


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In this segment, Host Vickie Howell works with Laura Bryant on creating a reversible, multicolored cowl using the magic number – a technique for controlling the patterning of hand dyed yarns.

Download Laura Bryant’s pattern for the Color Stacked Cowl.

Sponsored by Prism Yarns.


Space to Space:

Meet brioche knitting expert Nancy Marchant at her home studio in Amsterdam. Brioche can be worked in one or more colors, and with cables to give projects an interesting, reversible corrugated effect.



Knitscene editor Amy Palmer demonstrates the properties, reversibility, and technique associated with double knitting.

Download the pattern for Isotopy Mitts by Moon Eldridge.

Sponsored by Interweave.


Tools of the Trade:

Join Tanis Gray and learn about products that will help your yarn and knitting stay organized.

Susquehanna Yarn from The Knitting Boutique

Yarn Pet Duo from Nancy’s KnitKnacks

Yarn Box by WoodnGoodsbyBelle on Etsy

Knee-sel from Nancy's Knit Knacks


Loose Ends:

Vickie Howell wraps up this episode by demonstrating some more two sided stitches to incorporate into your reversible knitting projects.

Download the pattern for the Two-Sided Child's Hat here

Sponsored by Yarnspirations.


Get the entire Series 1300 of Knitting Daily TV 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, and beyond. The show introduces viewers to designers, authors and teachers and guides in learning new techniques 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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Sweet One wrote
on Aug 23, 2014 1:17 PM

Where do we find information on the Loose Ends project on this show?


on Aug 24, 2014 11:29 AM

Where's the swatch patterns and the pattern for the hat? According to the show...they're supposed to be on the website. The knitting daily staff seems to have trouble with consistancy & follow through.

LindsaySmith wrote
on Aug 25, 2014 11:45 AM

Thank you both for your feedback on this episode. Please check your account for a private message.

hsumpter wrote
on Aug 25, 2014 4:02 PM

where are the swatch patterns shown on the Loose Ends portion of this show?


susan50 wrote
on Aug 25, 2014 5:21 PM

Can someone please tell me where the swatch patterns are for this episode?


Silverrroses wrote
on Aug 30, 2014 8:02 PM

I would really like the pattern for the hat. Is there somewhere I can find it?

catherine@30 wrote
on Sep 1, 2014 8:03 AM

Where are the swatch patterns shown on the Loose Ends portion of the show?

Lee Cooper wrote
on Sep 7, 2014 11:12 AM

Where are the swatch patterns?

Lee Cooper wrote
on Sep 7, 2014 11:12 AM

Where are the swatch patterns?

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