Episode 902 - Short Rows

Jul 5, 2012

Dive into short row knitting on this episode of Knitting Daily TV, hosted by Editor of Interweave Knits magazine Eunny Jang and featuring experts Clara Parkes, Kristin Omdahl, and Shay Pendray.

Watch a preview of episode 902:




Getting Started:

On episode 902's Getting Started segment, Eunny demonstrates four unique ways to wrap your short rows.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Eunny is wearing the Fauna Pullover by Shirley Paden from the Winter 2011 issue of Interweave Knits magazine.
The blue cardigan sweater featured on this episode is the Cutaway Coat by Sandi Rosner, featured in the knit.wear 2011 special issue magazine.

 

 

Accessorize Me!
On this episode's Accessorize Me! segment, crochet expert Kristin Omdahl joins up with Shay Pendray to demonstrate the Cables and Lace Broomstick crocheted hat, a fun accessory for any weather. Download the Cables and Lace Broomstick Hat pattern, from Kristin's book Crochet So Fine and crochet along with Knitting Daily TV.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Kristin is wearing the Star Motif Mobius from her book Seamless Crochet.

 

Yarn Spotlight:
Eunny and Clara meet up again on this episode's Yarn Spotlight to talk about washable wools. What makes a yarn washable, and what are the best uses for these fibers? Featured on this Yarn Spotlight is The Loopy Ewe's Solid Series, and also shown are Brown Sheep's Lambspride Superwash (orange) and Tahki Stacy Charles' Zara Plus yarn (red).
Sponsored by The Loopy Ewe.




Quick Tip:
Eunny finishes up this episode of Knitting Daily TV with a quick tip for changing your stepped bind-offs (such as on the shoulders of a sweater) to short-rows for a clean, smooth line.
Sponsored by Interweave.
The cabled tank shown in this segment is the Reticulated Pullover by Mathew Gnagy featured in Interweave Knits Spring 2012.

For more tips, techniques, and free patterns from Knitting Daily TV, visit KnittingDailyTV.com.

 

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