Episode 803 – Color Challenge

Take the color challenge on this episode of Knitting Daily TV. Explore stranded knitting, reversible crochet, and more with host Eunny Jang and experts Kristin Omdahl and Shay Pendray.

Preview episode 803, Color Challenge:


Getting Started:
Eunny begins this episode with a primer on stranded knitting, a colorwork technique that gives you a lot of bang for your buck but is deceptively easy to master. Download more techniques from Eunny with your free 40 Knitting Tips and Techniques for Knitters of All Levels freemium.
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Eunny is wearing a cardigan from Interweave Knits Fall 2011.


How-To:
On this episode's How To segment, favorite guests and designers Laura Bryant and Barry Klein are back to talk color. Learn their tips and techniques for color blending using various fun yarns that can be knit together for colorful pieces. Learn what works and what doesn't, and try color blending on your own by knitting along with Laura. Download the Bias Shawl pattern, a free pattern of the shawl seen here on Shay Pendray.
For other patterns and the yarn seen on this episode, visit Prism Arts, Inc. and Trendsetter Yarns.
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Crochet Corner:
Shay and Kristin are back with more crochet edgings and trims. On this episode, Kristin demonstrates a reversible crocheted striped edging, which is great for various applications. This edging is seen on the Kimono sweater on set, which is from Kristin's book The Finer Edge (Interweave, Winter 2012.
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Kristin is wearing a shawl from her book A Knitting Wrapsody.


Quick Tip:
Eunny concludes this episode with a quick tip on Armenian Knitting, a great way to add small patches of color to your knitwear. You can learn more about Armenian knitting from Eunny with her bonus segment, available only on the 4-DVD set of Knitting Daily TV Series 800. You can also download more tips and techniques from Eunny and other guest experts of Knitting Daily TV online at KnittingDailyTV.com.
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