Episode 103: Amazing Lace

Put away your leather because today on Knitting Daily we’re exploring the popular, feminine world of knitted lace, including which yarns to use and how to block your work to showcase your lacey stitches.

Getting Started: Deborah Knight and Kim present some new yarn choices, perfect for knitting lace.
Designer Spotlight: Louisa Harding and Shay discuss Louisa’s inspiration for her book Knitted Little Luxuries and then demonstrate how to make a knitted floral accessory for Louisa’s Juliet Scarf.
How-To: Sela Smith from Fiesta joins Eunny to demonstrate the Swirl berret – a simple lace idea perfect for beginning lace knitters.
You Asked It: Kathy Elkins from Webs answers questions about the importance of blocking lace
Knit Along: Eunny demonstrates step 2 in the Louet linen progressive project, the “Lacey” Stole.

103-1 Amazing Lace, Getting Started

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Kim and Deborah Knight from Yarnmarket.com talk about the perfect yarn choices for knitting lace. Download a list of yarns shown, as well as a link to the Windy Valley Muskox Quiviut Scarf. All yarns are available at www.yarnmarket.com.

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103-2 Amazing Lace, How-To

pdfDownload Juliet Scarf

Author of Knitting Little Luxuries Louisa Harding visits with Shay about her inspiration behind her new book. She also demonstrates the lacey rosette accessory she ads to her Juliet Scarf, a feminine lace project using her grandmother’s buttons. Download the pattern for the rosette.

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103-3 Amazing Lace, How-To

pdfDownload Swirl Berret

Sela Smith from Fiesta Yarns visits with Eunny, who demonstrates an easy lace project for beginning knitters, the Swirl Berret pattern. Download Swirl Berret pattern, made from Fiesta’s Baby Boom, a 100% merino wool.

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103-4 Amazing Lace, You Asked It

Janice from London, Ontario, asks “How important is it to block lace?” Kathy Elkins from Webs answers her question by demonstrating the importance of blocking lace properly with no rinse wool wash, and blocking board, and pins. All products used on this segment are available from Webs, www.yarn.com.

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103-5 Amazing Lace, Knit Along

pdfDownload Lacey Stole

Eunny Jang demonstrates the second project in the Louet linen ensemble, the "Lacey" Stole, made of Louet’s Euroflax linen yarn.
See project 1 of the Louet linen ensemble, the "Alicia" Corset (Segment 101-5)
See project 3 of the Louet linen ensemble, the "Ashley" Skirt (Segment to 108-5)

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