Expect to be surprised with the creative scarves in this episode of Knitting Daily TV. From unusual stitch patterns to whimsical Shibori felting, these scarves are anything but plain!
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Back to Basics:
Eunny shows you how to choose a stitch pattern and scale to make a great custom, one-of-a-kind scarf. Download tips and tricks for better knitting from guests and experts on Series 400.
Meet designer Carol Huber Cypher, author of Handfelted Jewelry and Beads (Interweave) on location with Shay. She demonstrates creative felting techniques for making a scarf.
Kristin presents a tutorial on the placement of stitches. She shows how working into chain spaces, working around the stem of a stitch and working in between stitches can create a great effect. Download the pattern for the Crochet Loop-Cable Vest from Coats and Clark and Redheart Yarns.
Meet author and designer Mas Kandis with a truly unique scarf, knit from recycled strips of silk – an eco-friendly and inexpensive project that uses up old clothing. Download Mags Kandis’ recycled silk scarf pattern from Knitting Green (Interweave, 2010).
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ABOUT THE SHOW: Knitting Daily TV 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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