Roositud Knitting with Courtney Kelley and Kate Gagnon Osborn, from Knitting Daily TV Episode 802

Feb 2, 2012
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On Knitting Daily TV episode 802's How-To segment, Eunny joins authors and knitwear designers Courtney Kelley and Kate Gagnon Osborn. Surrounded by fun colorwork, Kate and Courtney demonstrate the Estonian technique of Roositud knitting, which is incorporating fun colorwork inlays into your knitwear designs. The hat demonstrated on this episode is from their book Vintage Modern Knits.

Download the Norquin Beret pattern seen on this episode, originally from Interweave Knits Weekend 2011 special issue. For the yarn and more patterns from Courtney and Kate seen in this episode, visit Kelbourne Woolens.


Sponsored by Kelbourne Woolens.


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on Apr 2, 2012 8:23 AM

THANK YOU THANK YOU!!! I have tried knitting a butterfly into the fabric & had the same issue with the yarn on the wrong side so decided to STRAND the color ALL THE WAY AROUND my piece... WASTE OF YARN!!! This is SOOO much better!!! I wish I got to see your show on TV but they don't offer it here =[ I can't afford the dvd's or individual shows for that matter (times are tough right now) & all I have are these little clips!!! Thank  you for sharing this I am being enlightened today!!!

on Apr 2, 2012 8:23 AM

THANK YOU THANK YOU!!! I have tried knitting a butterfly into the fabric & had the same issue with the yarn on the wrong side so decided to STRAND the color ALL THE WAY AROUND my piece... WASTE OF YARN!!! This is SOOO much better!!! I wish I got to see your show on TV but they don't offer it here =[ I can't afford the dvd's or individual shows for that matter (times are tough right now) & all I have are these little clips!!! Thank  you for sharing this I am being enlightened today!!!

Shirley Shin wrote
on Feb 20, 2012 1:06 AM

when I try to see the video i only get a white box with a red x in upper left hand corner.

I have adobe is there something i need to install to actually see the videos?

Please help.

Thank you, Shirley

BeckyS@23 wrote
on Feb 15, 2012 11:59 AM

Very cool. This would be a great way to add a cute motif to sweaters. 

BeckyS@23 wrote
on Feb 15, 2012 11:59 AM

Very cool. This would be a great way to add a cute motif to sweaters. 

sfaddies wrote
on Feb 2, 2012 11:14 AM

I can see how this could be useful in other ways too.  thanks.