Episode 910 - Intarsia InDepth

Jul 9, 2012

Explore intarsia knitting in-depth with host of Knitting Daily TV Eunny Jang, including a tutorial on knitting intarsia in the round. Also on this episode is a look at heathered wool yarns and a quick tip for cardboard bobbins.

Preview episode 910:





Getting Started:
Eunny begins this episode with a look at intarsia knitting beyond the basics. Shown here is an intarsia cardigan featured in the Fall 2012 issue of Interweave Knits.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Eunny is wearing Robyn Chachula's Szechuan Sweater from Interweave Crochet Fall 2012.


 
Accessorize Me!
Learn intarsia in the round with Eunny as she meets up with Kristin to demonstrate Anne Berk's Albus Argyle Sock design. This classic pattern involves some pretty tricky intarsia techniques from Anne Berk's Intarsia InDepth workshop video. Download the sock pattern and try your hand at intarsia in the round!
Sponsored by Interweave.



Yarn Spotlight:
Eunny and Clara are back in the Knitting Lab to dissect heathered wool. A fall classic, this wool has a natural look and great characteristics for a variety of uses. Featured on this Yarn Spotlight is Harrisville Design's Highland yarn and Halcyon Yarn's Geo Rug Wool. The Geo Rug wool is a strong, single-plied yarn without a lot of twist that tends to soften after washing. The Highland yarn comes in both skeins and cones and is 100% Sheltand wool that keeps its heathered look even after dyeing. Both these classic yarns come in a variety of colors, including the heathered skeins and swatches seen here. Also seen on this episode is Pear Tree's super soft wool (purple and teal).
Sponsored by Harrisville Designs and Halcyon Yarn.

 


Quick Tip:
Eunny wraps up this episode with a quick tip for managing your yarns with intarsia knitting with handmade cardboard bobbins.
Sponsored by Interweave.

 

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timechick2 wrote
on May 21, 2013 4:41 AM

is it possible to knit an infinity scarf in the round with one small portion of it in intarsia. and if so, how would you go about doing so.

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