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Sep 1, 2010
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Get ready to make your knitwear projects one-of-a-kind! On this episode of Knitting Daily TV we're letting the yarn inspire your work. We take a closer look at colorwork patterns for slip-stitch knitting and crocheted ripples, plus trends in the development of yarns for hand knitting.

Getting Started


Eunny has a primer on slip-stitch knitting. This is an easy method for colorwork that gives the appearance of complicated color patterns but only uses one yarn at a time. Learn this technique and many more with your free download of 30 tips, hints and secrets from this season of Knitting Daily TV.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Eunny is wearing a sweater from Interweave Knits magazine.

Designer Spotlight
In this segment of Designer Spotlight, yarn takes the stage. Travel with Eunny to The National NeedleArts Association's trade show to see the latest trends in yarns for knitting and crochet.
Sponsored by The National NeedleArts Association (TNNA).

Crochet Corner
 

Learn how to crochet ripples with Kristin's demonstration on this popular stitch pattern that creates an up-and-down zigzag effect. Download the free pattern for the Evening Ease Ripple Throw, the project seen on this episode.
Sponsored by Coats and Clark and Red Heart Yarns.

How-to
  

On this episode's How-To lesson, Barry Klein and Laura Bryant join Shay to offer ideas for selecting and blending colors from on to another through multiple strands of yarns. Download their Checkerboard Wrap pattern, seen on this segment.
Sponsored by Prism Arts, Inc. and Trendsetter Yarns.

Knit-Along
 

Zontee Hou is back with Eunny to demonstrate the next step in the Tabard Vest knit-along, slipping stitchs onto a holder and casting on for the pocket. Download your free pattern of the Tabard Vest and knit along with Zontee.
Sponsored by Lion Brand Yarn.

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