On this episode of Knitting Daily TV, host Eunny Jang and experts Kristin Omdahl and Shay Pendray dive into basic knitting and crochet mistakes and how to easily fix them.
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Eunny Jang begins this episode with a tutorial on rovings, a fiber material that is "in between the fleece and yarn" stages. With pencil rovings you can create great projects, and Eunny shows you how. Get more tips from Eunny and guests of Knitting Daily TV
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Eunny is wearing Diana's Cardigan from the special issue of Interweave Knits Weekend 2011
On this episode's How-To segment, Eunny welcomes back Deborah Robson to talk pilly yarns. Deborah gives her tips for reducing the amount of pill on your handknits with pill prevention.
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On the last segment of Crochet Corner's crochet edgings and trims, Shay and Kristin dive into faux overlapping motif edgings. These edgings are easier to crochet than you would think, giving you a lot of bang for your buck. The afghan shown on this segment, as well as the wrap Kristin is wearing, are from Kristin's book The Finer Edge, coming Fall 2012.
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Shay is wearing a shawl design from Kristin's website StyledbyKristin.com.
Eunny finishes up this episode with a quick primer on reinforced threads, a great way to save weak areas in your knitwear. Get more tips from Eunny and guests of Knitting Daily TV with your free eBook of 40 Tips and Techniques for Knitters of All Skill Levels.
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