Knitting Daily TV Episode 711 Preview "Clever Designs"

Jul 22, 2011
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Learn to apply unique cabling stitches, chevron lace, and cool closures to knitwear. On this episode of Knitting Daily TV you'll learn new ideas for customizing your patterns in clever ways.

Getting Started:


Host Eunny Jang begins episode 711 with a primer on substituting cable stitch patterns. With her help, you can now insert your favorite cables into any design. Download tips like this and more with your free eBook of 40 Tips & Techniques for Knitters of All Skill Levels.
Sponsored by Interweave.

How-To:
 

Feza Yarn's KT Baldassaro is back and joins Eunny to talk about clever ways to add beads to your knitwear. She demonstrates the Nirvana Beaded Tank Top, a lightweight knit that uses a simple chevron lace pattern that gets a one-of-a-kind look with its beaded edge. Download your free pattern for the Nirvana Beaded Tank Top seen on this episode.
Sponsored by Feza Yarns.

Crochet-Along:


On this episode Marcy Smith and Kristin Omdahl are back with the Chain Reaction Afghan Project crochet-along. They explore options for combining the afghan's squares in unique ways and offer techniques for laying out the design of the afghan before you pick up your hook. Download all the square patterns with your Chain Reaction Afghan Project eBook.
Sponsored by Interweave.

Quick Tip:


Lastly, Eunny is back with a quick tip for creating custom closures and toggles to finish off your knitwear. Download these fun tips and more with your free eBook of 40 Tips and Techniques for Knitters of All Skill Levels.
Sponsored by Interweave.

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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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