Knitting Daily TV Series 700 Episode 703 "Make it Fit!"

Jul 12, 2011
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Fit is the most important quality in making wearable handknits. This episode of Knitting Daily TV explores ways to improve fit by taking good measurements. Eunny also has unique ways to ensure garments still fit even after some big knitting mistakes.

Getting Started:


First on episode 703, Eunny offers tips for fixing knitting when you've made a piece either too long or too short. These easy methods can be the difference between your handknit being worn and put in a drawer. Download more tips and techniques from designers of Knitting Daily TV with your free eBook of 40 Tips & Techniques for Knitters of All Levels, available at KnittingDailyTV.com.
Sponsored by Interweave.

How-To:
 

On episode 703's How To segment, favorite guest stars Laura Bryant and Barry Klein are back for another season. They join Shay to share their expert advice on taking basic body measurements and figuring out ease before you even pick up your yarn and needles. You can download their free fit chart, from their book The New Knitter's Template, a must-have guidebook that is back by popular demand. This book allows you to customize designs for fit, style, and even add in some of your own creative details.
Sponsored by Prism Arts, Inc. and Trendsetter Yarns.

Crochet-Along:


Editor of Interweave Crochet magazine Marcy Smith is back with crochet expert Kristin Omdahl for another installment of the Chain Reaction Afghan Project Crochet-Along. On this segment they dive into the afghan's motif squares and explore ways to make the circular motifs into square shapes for the afghan. Download the entire Chain Reaction Afghan Project with your free eBook, and crochet along with Marcy and Kristin.
Sponsored by Interweave.

Quick Tip:


Last on episode 703, Eunny is back with advice on fixing your knitting to ensure fit. When all else fails: cut and sew! For more tips like this, download your free eBook of 40 Tips & Techniques for Knitters of All Levels, from designers seen on Knitting Daily TV.
Sponsored by Interweave.

 

Get the entire Series 700 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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madonna01 wrote
on Sep 5, 2011 12:33 AM