Preview Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell Episode 1207 – Historical Knitting
Knit something straight out of a period drama, or add a pretty detail to lend a vintage touch. Andrea Jurgrau demonstrates a Downton Abbey inspired jabot and cuff. On our Space to Space segment, we gain a wealth of knowledge on fashion history from the early 1900s with designer Annie Modesitt. Next, Andrea Jurgrau returns with a segment on vintage lace doilies. Then, Tanis shows that even yarn and notions can be stately and elegant. Last, Vickie shows how to add a lacy trim for a vintage feminine look.
How-To: On the first segment of the show, host Vickie Howell introduces author and designer Andrea Jurgrau. Download the pattern for her For High Tea: Cuffs and Jabot, from The Unofficial Downton Abbey Knits. Sponsored by Interweave.
Space to Space: Travel virtually to the office of Sockupied editor Anne Merrow, as she and Vickie discuss their love of all things sock related.
Tools of the Trade: Learn about new and exciting products with Tanis Gray. On this episode Tanis talks about Michael & Sheila Ernst’s Circular Knitting Needles, as well as Spinning Mermaid Fibers and Halcyon Yarn.
Loose Ends: Vickie Howell wraps up this episode with a quick demonstration of Kitchener stitch, an incredibly helpful stitch every knitter should have in her or his repertoire. Sponsored by Yarnspirations.
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ABOUT THE SHOW: Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell 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.