Episode 805 - EntreKnits

Jan 10, 2012

Explore form and function in your knitwear on this episode of Knitting Daily TV, hosted by editor of Interweave Knits magazine Eunny Jang and experts Kristin Omdahl and Shay Pendray.

Preview episode 805, EntreKnits:




Getting Started:
Eunny begins this episode with a tutorial on pinwheel knitting. This technique is a great way to incorporate basic shapes into your design work. For more tips and techniques from Eunny and guests of Knitting Daily TV, download your free eBook of 40 Tips and Techniques.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Eunny is wearing the Gemini Cardigan from Interweave Knits Fall 2011.


How-To:
On this show's How-To segment, Eunny welcomes Laura Bryant and Barry Klein to talk about mitered magic. Mitered square knitting is an easy technique that can be the stepping stone to building fun and functional pieces of knitwear. Download the Jane Mitered Purse pattern seen on this episode, made completely out of mitered squares.

Sponsored by Prism Arts, Inc. and Trendsetter Yarns.


Crochet Corner:
Kristin and Shay continue the Crochet Corner segment with another lesson in crochet edgings and trims. This episode, Kristin demonstrates how to "turn the corner" of your crochet edging, an easy technique that can make all the difference in finishing your work. The crocheted shawl seen on the table during this segment is from Kristin's book Wrapped in Crochet.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Kristin is wearing a scarf from her book A Knitting Wrapsody.


Quick Tip:
Eunny finishes today's episode with a pattern that she calls the "3 minute scarf." With just 5 pattern rows, you can master the knitting techniques of this scarf in just three minutes.
Sponsored by Interweave.
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on Feb 17, 2012 8:27 AM

I loved today's show.  Very informative

lnash wrote
on Feb 28, 2012 9:33 AM

Where's the pattern for the five row repeat scarf?

mary@181 wrote
on Mar 6, 2012 7:41 PM

you said on the air that the pattern for the 3 minute scarf was free. I can't find it on you site. where is it?

on Mar 12, 2012 6:16 PM

I loved watching you make the 3 min scraf.

Is there a vidio you can watch or written pattern to make the

scraf.

mdirstine wrote
on Mar 12, 2012 7:02 PM

I also have searched for the pattern for the 3 minute scarf. Please post a link to the pattern next to the picture of Eunny above making it.  Thanks.

Linda@541 wrote
on Mar 30, 2012 11:09 PM

Eunny, Please put the pattern for the 3 minute scarf  on the web site.

on Apr 14, 2012 4:13 PM

I too would like the 3 minute scarf pattern.

Dect wrote
on Aug 8, 2012 8:36 AM

I would also like the pattern for the 5 row repeat scarf. looked and looked on every link.

first n line wrote
on Jan 2, 2014 5:01 PM

I really like the knitted scarf and how easy was to make without having to turn for the short row. I also like the yarn used for the mitred corner purses. I am a senior citizen and your show gives me ideas on projects I can make while sitting since that does not require me to have to stand or t walk a long distance.  Thank you for some very nice suggestions on projects I can make. Keep up the good work and find time everyday for knitting.

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