Episode 1007 – Simple is Beautiful

Join Eunny Jang, Clara Parkes, and favorite guest designers Laura Bryant and Barry Klein as the simple is celebrated on this episode of Knitting Daily TV.

Watch a preview of episode 1007 – Simple is Beautiful


Getting Started:
Eunny begins this episode with simple and subtle ways to add design elements to your knitwear, with gathering, ruching, and even draping knitting techniques. Shown here is the Tulip Sleeve Pullover by Coralie Meslin, from Knit.wear Spring 2012.
Eunny is wearing the Columnar Jacket by Amy Christoffers from Knit.wear Fall 2012.
Sponsored by Interweave.

Accessorize Me!
Favorite guests Laura Bryant and Barry Klein are back to explain the characteristics of tencel yarn. Plus, they show off what this yarn can do with it's great drape and luster. Knit your own Maidenhair Lace Wrap as seen on this episode, available as a free download. This easy lace pattern shines in tencel yarn.
Sponsored by Trendsetter Yarns and Prism Arts, Inc.

Yarn Spotlight:
Reduce, reuse, and recycle on this episode's Yarn Spotlight with Clara Parkes. She explains what exactly a recycled yarn is and what characteristics of this yarn make it a good choice for various knit stitches. Featured on this episode is Mango Moon's Bijou recycled yarn, a cotton/wool/poly blend that is millspun for great uniformity. Also seen on this episode is Mango Moon's recycled viscose Chakra yarn and Berger de France's Ecoton, a cotton and acrylic blend.
Sponsored by Mango Moon Yarns.

Quick Tip:
Eunny wraps up this episode with a quick tip to find drape in your yarn using a gauge. It's a great way to show off your special yarns.
Sponsored by Interweave.

For more tips, techniques, and patterns seen on the show, visit www.KnittingDailyTV.com.


Get the entire Series 1000 of Knitting Daily TV on a 4-Disc DVD Collection! Click here to purchase DVDs and individual episodes of this season or previous seasons of Knitting Daily TV.

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.

Post a Comment