Episode 302 Babies and Children

Jul 15, 2009

Create handmade expressions of love for those special babies and children in your life. In Knitting Daily episode 302, you’ll learn how to make a child’s holiday capelet, vintage-inspired booties, plus some knitting basics on the art of increasing and decreasing stitches that are best suited for kids’ garments.

Getting Started – Eunny demonstrates basic stitches—knit, purl, and seed stitch—and and several increases and decreases that are perfect for children’s clothing because they don’t have scratchy seams. Download 13 tips and tricks for knitting, free!

Designer Spotlight –
Jil Eaton is on set to demonstrate her Child’s Holiday Capelet” and how to make fun embellishments on knitwear with crochet chains and bobbles. Download the pattern.

How-To –
Barry Klein and Laura Bryant join Shay to discuss yarns and stitches suitable for knitting for babies and children—everything from easy-to-clean children’s sweaters and some legacy pieces for generations of children. Plus, they bring with them an array of projects that are sure to bring joy to all those young and young at heart. Download the Scoubidu Hearts Cable Blanket, Tonalita Intermezzo Surprise Jacket, and their tips and tricks for knitting for babies and children.

Did You Know? –
Kristen Rengren is along demonstrating her “Kitty Slippers” from the book Vintage Baby Knits and some basic finishing techniques. Download this free pattern.

Interweave, Classic Elite Yarns, Trendsetter Yarns, Prism Arts, Inc., and Stewart Tabori and Chang

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Deb@91 wrote
on Sep 3, 2009 11:32 PM

I've tried to download "Kitty Slippers" but the post is not available.  Can you please verify?

JulieM wrote
on Sep 10, 2009 5:57 PM

Agree with deb below--I can't download the Kitty Slippers pattern.

Terri@5 wrote
on Sep 13, 2009 8:58 AM

go to the home page and click on patterns and then Knitting Daily tab and you should be able to download that way.

DebbieC@43 wrote
on Sep 19, 2009 2:57 PM

please repair the down load for the kitty slippers as this message comes up when I tried to down load the pattern

" Post Not Found

The post you requested cannot be found or no longer exists. The administrator or moderator may have deleted the post."

JudyW@17 wrote
on Oct 15, 2009 10:06 PM

Looking for the unisex baby sweater promised download on Episode 302?


KathyF@32 wrote
on Oct 27, 2009 4:08 PM

You can find the pattern here www.abramsbooks.com/stc_craft.../vintagebaby_kitty_slippers.pdf

teresa@42 wrote
on Dec 28, 2009 6:59 PM

looking for the baby blanket knit download as promised on episode #302  there were two shown , it is the one with squares and leaf squares, using what looks like self stripping yarn, the other one is scoubidu cable hearts, u can download that one but its the other one i want , one of the host said they were both available for download but as yet have not found it. thanks

knitsheila wrote
on Dec 29, 2009 10:43 PM

I thought the cable heart sweater was going to be available, how can I get it.  thx

Mcdonald607 wrote
on Feb 1, 2010 3:24 PM

Regarding the comment posted by Judy on 10/16/09, also looking for the Unisex, Aran sweater that Shay said would be available to download.  

gammysoap wrote
on May 19, 2010 2:32 PM


on May 20, 2011 6:45 AM

I have three babies coming in my family! I'd like to make the unisex knitted sweater but can't find the pattern. Please help! Thank you.

habet wrote
on Jun 14, 2011 5:56 AM

Where is the pattern for the unisex sweater?  I think they need to work on this web sight.

on Feb 1, 2012 11:50 AM

At the end of the episode Ms Pendray said the unisex cardigan pattern would be available. I cannot find it. Is it really available or just a tease?

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