Welcome back to another great season of Knitting Daily TV! Series 800 is now airing on select Public Television stations and we couldn't be more excited. This series marks our 100th episode! With this milestone, we want to celebrate fiber television with you. We've put together some great prizes for viewers and readers of this blog with the help of Knitting Daily TV's Series 800 sponsors, and we'll be giving away these prizes throughout the season. Here's how it works. . .
We'll announce each prize via the Tuned In To Knitting Daily TV blog, and ask you to comment on each blog for your chance to win that week's prize. Prizes will include yarn, DVDs, fiber wash, and much more. Sometimes we'll offer more than one prize per week, so your chance of winning increases. Click here to learn more about our 100th episode giveaway, and to read the official rules.
This week's prize: Knitting Daily TV Series 800 on DVD!
You could win a 4-DVD set of Knitting Daily TV Series 800, which includes all 13 episodes and 2 bonus, never-aired tutorials with host Eunny Jang! Simply comment on this blog and you're automatically entered to win. Tell us what you like about Knitting Daily TV, what your favorite episode of the show is, something you've learned from watching, or how we could improve the show. We'll randomly choose three lucky winners on February 6, 2012, at noon Central time, so be sure to comment before then. Winners will be notified via email, and we'll ship your prize out to you that week. Click here to learn more about this DVD, valued at $39.99.
We're celebrating our 100th episode!
Join us for Knitting Daily TV Series 800, and Make Time for Yarn Every Day!
Knitting Daily TV Series 800
4-DVD Set, 13 Episodes
Features 2 Bonus Segments
Run Time: 348 Minutes
Join host and editor of Interweave Knits Eunny Jang and experts Kristin Omdahl and Shay Pendray on another great season of Knitting Daily TV!
On Knitting Daily TV Series 800 you'll armchair travel with Portuguese, Armenian, Estonian, and Latvian fiber techniques. You'll challenge yourself with textural stitches, colorwork, and short-row knitting. Plus, on this upcoming season of Knitting Daily TV, you'll dive into crochet edgings and trims and learn the basics for crocheting with fine yarns and threads.
Each episode of Knitting Daily TV includes:
- Getting Started: A segment hosted by Eunny Jang that offers an in-depth look at knitting techniques such as pleating, I-cord basics, bias cabling, and more.
- How-to: Dive into the fiber world with great guest stars! The How-to segment explores the world of fiber and design with great pattern demonstrations and more knit and crochet techniques.
- Crochet Corner: Crochet expert Kristin Omdahl gives step-by-step instructions for crocheters, from novice to experienced. Learn reversible edgings, faux motifs, and great project ideas inspired by vintage crochet.
- Quick Tip: Eunny concludes each episode with a quick idea or demonstration for fiber artists. You'll tackle duplicate stitches, mitered knitting, fringe, ruffles, and more.
With Knitting Daily TV Series 800, you'll learn how to care for and clean your handknits, how to measure correctly for a perfect fit, and even how to avoid yarn pilling.
Featured Knitting Daily TV Series 800 guests include Laura Bryant, Connie Chang Chinchio, Kate Gagnon Osborn, Beth Gantz, Courtney Kelley, Barry Klein, Deborah Robson, and Andrea Wong.
BONUS! Knitting Daily TV Series 800 on DVD includes 2 never-aired bonus segments with host Eunny Jang. Learn in-depth techniques for Armenian knitting and the Latvian braid.
Knitting Daily TV Series 800 DVD
801 Needle Art Trends: Learn what's hot in the yarn and needlework market.
802 Top It Off! Learn great finishing techniques, especially for head-turning hats.
803 Color Challenge: Practice your colorwork skills.
804 Take Care: Learn how to care for your handknits and heirlooms.
805 EntreKnits: Learn sculptural knitting techniques, such as entrelac.
806 Help Wanted: Combat common knitting mistakes.
807 Texture It Is: Textural stitches add depth and dimension to knits.
808 A Touch of Whimsy: Play with knitted fringe and ruffles.
809 Carry-All: Celebrate knitted bags, satchels, and clutch purses.
810 Yakkety Yak: Learn about unique fibers, such as yak.
811 Go Global: Armchair travel and learn Portuguese style knitting
812 Get Shorty: Knit short rows upon short rows.
813 Quite Effective: Learn to make even your simple stitches stand out.
Plus, Series 800 on DVD includes 2 bonus, in-depth knitting tutorials:
BONUS: Armenian Knitting with Eunny Jang
BONUS: Latvian Braid with Eunny Jang
Comment on this blog for your chance to win!
We want to hear from you! Comment on this blog post and tell us what you like about Knitting Daily TV, which episode you're most excited to view, or even how we could improve the show. We'll randomly choose three lucky winners from all the comments and send the winners a 4-DVD set of the new Knitting Daily TV Series 800. Be sure to comment before noon Central Time on February 6th to be entered to win.
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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