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Sep 1, 2010
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Learn to be a master of style and construction on this epsiode of Knitting Daily TV. We'll offer four unique perspectives on how to combine design elements into your next knitting or crochet project. From modular squares to ruffles and ruching, you'll learn how to take those knit and purl stitches to a new level.

Getting Started:


Eunny has a tutorial on domino knitting, a technique for combining modular squares into blocks to create eye-catching geometric patterns. This is checkerboard chic! For these tips and more, download your free copy of 30 tips, tricks, hints and secrets from this season of Knitting Daily TV.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Eunny is wearing a sweater from the Spring 2010 issue of Interweave Knits.
For more tips on domino knitting, purchase Series 500 on DVD featuring in-depth, bonus content on domino knitting with host Eunny Jang.

Designer Spotlight


Join Eunny Jang on location with designer Barry Klein. He brings new meaning to the phrase "Make It Work" as he introduces projects that make the yarn work for you in new, unexpected ways. Download the pattern for the Cha Cha Diagonal Scarf or the Cashwool Ribbed Adjustable Colored Scarf seen in this segment and let the yarn work for you!
Sponsored by Trendsetter Yarns.

Crochet Corner
 

On this episode's Crochet Corner, Kristin walks you through basic crochet sweater construction--from casting on to shaping the arm holes and neck. Download the pattern for the child's Fun Time Cardigan, seen in this epsiode.
Sponsored by Coats and Clark and Red Heart Yarns.
Kristin is wearing a scarf from her book Knitting Wrapsody (Interweave, 2010).

How-To
 

Next, Adina Klein is back and joins Shay to give a fashion tutorial on creating a romantic look. She shows off knitwear with ruffles, ruching, and lace to create that feminine detailing. She also offers tips for lacework and illustrates a technique for making lace in different yarn weights, using the yarn over, slip slip knit pattern seen in the Flying Geese Shawl. Download your free pattern of the Flying Geese Shawl and knit along with Adina.
Sponsored by Tahki Stacy Charles.

Knit-Along
  

Zontee and Eunny are back for the next installment of the Tabard Vest knit-along. On this epsiode, Zontee shows tips on simple decreasing and how to use your stitch markers to make it easy to keep track of your knitting. Download your free pattern for the Tabard Vest to join this knit-along.
Sponsored by Lion Brand Yarns.

Get the entire Series 500 of Knitting Daily TV on a 4-Disc DVD Collection! Click here to purchase DVDs of this season 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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