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Knit and Crochet Now

Website: http://www.knitandcrochetnow.com
Next Airing: Thu, Feb 21st, 2019 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV

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Knit and Crochet Now! has a new look for Series 800. As always, you'll get the same wonderful knit and crochet designs and instructions you've loved in the past, but with new hosts and set. Hosted by lead designer Lena Skvagerson and crochet editor Connie Ellison, today's foremost designers Meredith Crawford, Ellen Gormley, Jenny King, Melissa Leapman, Kristen Mangus and Vanessa Wilson show how to create beautiful patterns and textures and use color in new ways. Make lacey cardigans, pullovers and tasseled afghans. Knit and crochet snuggly boots and cozy hats and cowls. And make fashionable purses and totes to take your yarn work everywhere in style. Get great tips from the technique corner, too.

Episodes:

  • Fanciful Shawls

    Make a simple shawl fancy. Starting with a garter stitch, Kristen Mangus knits a cable lace edging to create an elegant shawl. In the technique corner, Lena Skvagerson shows how to work in the ends as you go. Jenny King crochets a peacock-colored shawl starting from the center out and adds a picot border.

    Next Airing: Thu, Feb 21st, 2019 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Outfits in the Round

    Let's work in the round. Melissa Leapman knits the moss stitch to add a flounce border to a cardigan. It has a wide collar and soft, flowing folds. Ellen Gormley has tips on double-ended crochet in the technique corner. Vanessa Wilson crochets a colorful vest with shades of color radiating out from the center back.

    Next Airing: Thu, Feb 28th, 2019 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Hunky Dory Hats

    Top things off with a hunky dory hat. Knit a colorful beret with Meredith Crawford using a feather and fan stitch pattern. Melissa Leapman shows a double knitting technique and interesting color work in the technique corner. Jenny King crochets a stylish beret with a charming flower.

    Next Airing: Thu, Mar 7th, 2019 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Snug-Bug Baby Blankets

    Join the arm knitting craze. Vanessa Wilson uses only her hands to knit a quick baby blanket with chunky yarn and adds a border. Ellen Gormley shows how to get and maintain gauge. Then, Meredith Crawford crochets sideways to make a sunset-striped baby blanket.

    Next Airing: Thu, Mar 14th, 2019 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Tunics A La Mode

    Catch the latest fashion trend with tunics. Knit a long summer top that is perfect for layering with Kristen Mangus. Lena Skvagerson shares great seaming techniques in the technique corner. From the bottom up, Ellen Gormley crochets an easy-fitting top with wide sleeves and a trendy hood.

    Next Airing: Thu, Mar 21st, 2019 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Wildlife Buddies

    Get a little wild. Knit a cute koala with a baby on her back. Lena Skvagerson knits all the pieces and adds fuzzy tufts to the ears. Melissa Leapman shows how to read and follow a chart. Then, Meredith Crawford crochets a loveable elephant with a colorful collar.

    Next Airing: Thu, Mar 28th, 2019 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Blooming Afghans

    Let stitch patterns bloom in beautiful afghans. Kristen Mangus knits an autumn-inspired afghan with a lush pattern of leaves and berries. Create cabling without a cable needle in the technique corner with Melissa Leapman. Ellen Gormley crochets 3-round squares to make an heirloom lace afghan with elegant tassel fringe.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Contrasting Cowls

    Cowls are cozy, warm and on trend. Meredith Crawford combines brioche stitches with cables to knit a colorful cowl. Ellen Gormley shares three ways to crochet edgings in the technique corner. Jenny King gives a crocheted cowl extra style with a cross stitch pattern.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Lacey Look Cardigans

    That lacey look is always in style. Knit along with Melissa Leapman as she makes a button-front cardigan with a lacey bodice that is knit in one piece. In the technique corner, learn to add a lifeline to lace knit projects. Then, crochet a short-sleeved cover-up with an all-over lace design with Jenny King.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • One of a Kind Totes

    Take your yarn along in a stylish tote. Kristen Mangus makes an adorable raspberry stitch bag that is knit on a loom. Learn to make center-pull yarn balls in the technique corner with Ellen Gormley. Vanessa Wilson crochets a Boho tapestry bag with a long strap and drawstring closure that goes everywhere.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Snuggly Slipper Boots

    Show off warm, snuggly socks. Melissa Leapman knits cozy boots with a folksy Fair Isle pattern and an interesting heel construction. Learn lots of ways to make pom poms and tassels with Lena Skvagerson in the technique corner. Vanessa Wilson crochets cute rustic boots with fringe that are easy enough for a beginner.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Sweet Baby Cardigans

    Every baby needs a soft, warm cardigan. Lena Skvagerson shows how to make a charming baby sweater by knitting sideways. In the technique corner, Melissa Leapman makes three types of crochet ribbing. Jenny King crochets a darling child's sweater with twisted cables and little bobbles.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020
  • Top Down Sweaters

    Let's take it from the top down. Lena Skvagerson knits a comfy tunic sweater with a saucy split at the neckline. Melissa Leapman knits mitered squares in the technique corner. Then, Ellen Gormley crochets a lacy, casual, pullover with a Bruges lace neckline and no seams.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/7/2017 to 9/6/2020

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