Knitting Daily TV Episode 708 Preview "Shape Up"

Jul 19, 2011
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On episode 708 of Knitting Daily TV, you'll learn how to shape up your knitwear with short rows.

 

Getting Started:


Eunny begins episode 708 with a basic tutorial on short rows, with samples of how to translate standard shaping into short-row knitting for perfectly smooth lines. Download more about short rows in the free eBook of 40 Tips & Techniques for Knitters of All Skill Levels.
Sponsored by Interweave.

How-To:
 

Favorite guests Laura Bryant and Barry Klein are back. On this episode they join Eunny to talk about short-row knitting--and a few other simple techniques--that create ruffled fabric. Download the Ruffled Scarves pattern you see on this episode, made with Prism Arts, Inc. yarn.
Sponsored by Prism Arts, Inc. and Trendsetter Yarns.

Crochet-Along:


Marcy Smith and Kristin Omdahl are back with the next installment of the Chain Reaction Crochet-Along with a focus on tapestry crochet. They work tapestry crochet in-the-round with the beautiful heart square, and also demonstrate a unique technique for left-handed reverse crochet while working tapestry crochet flat. Crochet along with Marcy and Kristin and download your free eBook of the Chain Reaction Afghan Project, which contains all the patterns for the crocheted squares seen on this episode.
Sponsored by Interweave.

Quick Tip:


Last up on episode 708, Eunny is back to share some quick tips for keeping track of your knitting with stitch markers, ring markers, and other notions. Download this tip and more with your free eBook of 40 Tips & Techniques for Knitters of All Skill Levels, from designers seen on Knitting Daily TV.
Sponsored by Interweave.

 

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