Episode 805 – EntreKnits

Explore form and function in your knitwear on this episode of Knitting Daily TV, hosted by editor of Interweave Knits magazine Eunny Jang and experts Kristin Omdahl and Shay Pendray.

Preview episode 805, EntreKnits:

Getting Started:
Eunny begins this episode with a tutorial on pinwheel knitting. This technique is a great way to incorporate basic shapes into your design work. For more tips and techniques from Eunny and guests of Knitting Daily TV, download your free eBook of 40 Tips and Techniques.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Eunny is wearing the Gemini Cardigan from Interweave Knits Fall 2011.

On this show's How-To segment, Eunny welcomes Laura Bryant and Barry Klein to talk about mitered magic. Mitered square knitting is an easy technique that can be the stepping stone to building fun and functional pieces of knitwear. Download the Jane Mitered Purse pattern seen on this episode, made completely out of mitered squares.

Sponsored by Prism Arts, Inc. and Trendsetter Yarns.

Crochet Corner:
Kristin and Shay continue the Crochet Corner segment with another lesson in crochet edgings and trims. This episode, Kristin demonstrates how to "turn the corner" of your crochet edging, an easy technique that can make all the difference in finishing your work. The crocheted shawl seen on the table during this segment is from Kristin's book Wrapped in Crochet.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Kristin is wearing a scarf from her book A Knitting Wrapsody.

Quick Tip:
Eunny finishes today's episode with a pattern that she calls the "3 minute scarf." With just 5 pattern rows, you can master the knitting techniques of this scarf in just three minutes.
Sponsored by Interweave.
For more tips and techniques from Eunny and guests of Knitting Daily TV, download your free eBook.

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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.

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