Shape Up For the Holidays with Knitting Daily TV Episode 913
Are you ready to shape up with Knitting Daily TV? We don't mean exercise or diet, we mean celebrate shapes and shaping techniques in your knitwear. Join host Eunny Jang and yarn expert Clara Parkes on episode 913 of Knitting Daily TV and celebrate without cutting the calories.
On the final episode of this season of Knitting Daily TV Eunny demonstrates the infinite or endless loop cable, as seen on the Arabesque Beret design shown here from the special issue Interweave Knits Accessories 2011.
Eunny is wearing the Abbey Pullover from Knitscene Fall 2011.
Eunny joins designer and author Kristen TenDyke with a fun market bag that celebrates the chevron. Kristen demonstrates the seed stitched edging on this bag, which gives it some added strength in the shoulder straps and bottom. Download the free pattern for the Chevron Market Bag and knit along with Eunny and Kristen.
Sponsored by Interweave.
Clara Parkes and Eunny are back in the Knitting Lab for the last time on this season, wrapping up the Yarn Spotlights with an in-depth look at multi-plied yarns, their characteristics, the benefits of multiple plies to a yarn, and their best uses. Featured on this episode is Valley Fibers' Northfield yarn, a merino, baby alpaca, and silk blended yarn that is comprised of various plies. You can purchase this yarn online at WEBs. Also seen is Knit One Crochet Too's Pediwick and Baby Boo yarns.
Sponsored by WEBs, America's Yarn Store.
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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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