Episode 906 – Twist & Shout
We're throwing a party of this episode of Knitting Daily TV with fun fashions, yarns, and more. Join host Eunny Jang and experts Clara Parkes and Shay Pendray for faux fur, cables on a curve, a look at novelty yarns, and much more.
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Eunny begins this episode with a short-row, cable method used to knit the fun River Slippers, a design by Kyoko Nakayoshi from the Winter 2011 issue of Interweave Knits. These girly slippers are easier to knit than they appear and make great gifts for a special girl or women in your family.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Eunny is wearing the Beulah Cardigan by Mercedes Tarasovich-Clark, featured in the Spring 2012 special issue of Knitscene magazine.
Shay Pendray, Laura Bryant, and Barry Klein bring fun accessory projects to this episode that are made of faux fur! That's right, no animals were harmed in the process of making these fun, soft, luxurious designs. Download the Foxy Lush Cowl, the design that Laura is wearing in this episode, and try your hand at knitting with this great "furry" yarn.
Sponsored by Prism Arts, Inc. and Trendsetter Yarns.
Clara and Eunny have sparkly, fun yarns to share on this episode's Yarn Spotlight. Whether you're ready to knit an entire garment in beaded yarns, or just add some novelty yarn to a small element of your knitwear, you'll agree these yarns are fun, funky, and great additions to your yarn stash. Featured on this Yarn Spotlight is Mango Moon's Chakra yarn, which is a yarn embellished with beads. Clara shows what these yarn looks like knit up and combined with non-embellished yarns for a variety of unique variations. Also seen on this episode is Prism Art's Galazy ribbon yarn, Trendsetters' Luna, and Knit Collage's Pixie Dust yarn.
Sponsored by Mango Moon.
Eunny finishes up this episode with something she calls the "Big Twist", a knitting techniques used in the Big Twist Legwarmers seen here. These legwarmers are designed by Erica Patberg for the Spring 2012 special issue of Knit.wear magazine.
Sponsored by Interweave.
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