Knitting Daily TV Episode 712 Preview "Going Seamless"

Jul 25, 2011
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Knitting Daily TV Episode 712 offers ideas for knitting all in one piece! Host Eunny Jang and experts Kristin Omdahl and Shay Pendray demonstrate some great tips on knitting sections by picking up stitches, working with steeks, and more.

Getting Started:


First on this episode, get started with Eunny and a quick lesson in steeking, a shortcut used to cut garments knit in the round to create openings for necklines or sleeves. Although daunting, steeking is an easy way to finish your knitwear. Get more tips from Eunny and guests on Knitting Daily TV with your free eBook of 40 Tips and Techniques for Knitters of All Skill Levels.
Sponsored by Interweave.

How-To:
  

Kristin Omdahl joins Shay on set to demonstrate a favorite seamless project - the scarf. This one is unique because it can be knit or crocheted, and also worn multiple ways! Wear this as a scarf, neck band, headband, or even a belt. Download your free pattern for Kristin's Keona seamless scarf seen on this episode.
Sponsored by WEBs, America's Yarn Store.

Crochet-Along


Kristin is back in this segment, joining Marcy Smith for another installment of the Chain Reaction Afghan Project crochet-along. They discuss clever ways of joining some of the motif-based afghan squares as you go, to minimize your finishing. Download the entire afghan square collection with your free eBook for the Chain Reaction Afghan Project.
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Quick Tip:
 

Last on this episode of Knitting Daily, Eunny wraps up with a quick tip on decorative seams, including whipstitch, baseball stitch, and blanket stitch. For more of Eunny's tips, download your free eBook of 40 Tips & Techniques for Knitters of All Skill Levels.
Sponsored by Interweave.

 

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