We are thrilled to announce the latest season of Knitting Daily TV is now airing on Public Television stations nationwide. With the first episode of series 900, editor of Interweave Knits magazine and host Eunny Jang welcomes back experts Kristin Omdahl and Shay Pendray for another fiber-filled look at classic designs.
Watch a preview of this season as well as the first episode entitled Always Classic:
Take a closer look at this episode:
Eunny demonstrates two methods for fixing
mis-crossed cables on this episode's Getting Started segment. Even when you're paying close attention, all knitters have been faced with this problem or something similar when cabling. The good news is, this common
knitting mistake can easily be fixed without having to rip back your entire
knitted project and Eunny shows you how.
Eunny is wearing the Manteo Cardigan by
Lisa Hoffman, from Interweave Knits Spring 2012 magazine.
on the mannequin is the Livingstone Cardigan
by Amy Miller, from the Winter 2011 issue of Interweave Knits magazine.
Introducing the Accessorize Me! segment, this
portion of the show is designed to bring viewers easy and interesting knit and
crochet accessory patterns that showcase unique techniques that Eunny and
visiting guests demonstrate. All the Accessorize Me! patterns will be available
for download at KnittingDailyTV.com
by September 2012.
On this episode's Accessorize Me! segment, Eunny joins Shay
Pendray to demonstrate the Cabled Globe Ornament full of cable techniques. This
cute ornament is a great gift around the holidays as well as a fun, small
project that can perfect your cable knitting. Download the Cabled Globe
Ornament and knit along with Eunny.
Eunny joins yarn expert Clara Parkes on another new
segment to Knitting Daily TV called the Yarn Spotlight. Eunny and Clara
will dive into yarn characteristics and yarn's best uses, as well as show
examples of yarns available on the market today.
On episode 901's first-ever
Yarn Spotlight, Eunny and Clara talk classic, 100% wool yarns. Focusing on The
Yarn Company's Soulwool
100% merino yarn (multi-colored) and Halcyon Yarn's Botanica wool (orange),
Clara and Eunny talk about wool's characteristics and when you'll want to use
this classic wool when knitting. Also shown is Casecade Yarn's 220 (dark orange
Taking it one step further. . .
If you're interested in the Soulwool yarn seen on this episode, check out the Little One Raglan pattern on the KnittingDailyTV.com site. You can download this cute pattern for free, and it's a great way to show off the yarn's handpainted qualities.
Thank you to our sponsors! This first-ever yarn spotlight has been sponsored by The Yarn
Company and Halcyon Yarn.
Eunny finishes up the first episode of Series 900 with
a quick tip for reading cable charts. They can look daunting, but by following
the key and breaking down each row of a cable chart, a cable project can be
accomplished without worry.
For more tips, techniques, and free patterns from Knitting Daily TV,
We hope you tune in to the show and enjoy all the tips, techniques, and guest appearances on the new series of Knitting Daily TV. Plus, did you know you can purchase the entire Series 900 of Knitting Daily TV on a 4-Disc DVD
Collection?! Click here to purchase DVDs and
individual episodes of this season (available July 2012) or previous seasons of
Knitting Daily TV.
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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