Knit and Crochet Now!
This entertaining series features the top designers and experts in the field. Host Bret Bara introduces a rotating cast of talented and experienced needle artists, each of whom demonstrates popular techniques for creating lace, purses, patterns, felting and many other items. Field pieces also highlight the latest industry news, the best knitting and crochet blogs, and interviews with those on the cutting-edge of color and apparel design.
Knit and Crochet Now! Previous Broadcasts
American Wool Gloves (Episode #512H)
KQED Life: Fri, Oct 17, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Make embroidered fingerless gloves using American-grown wool. Kristin Nicholas shows you a knitted version, while Ellen Gormley brings you the crocheted pair. Brett Bara knits the Smocked Rib Scarf.
Quick Stitch Sweaters (Episode #511H)
KQED Life: Fri, Oct 10, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Marly Bird crochets chunky yarn in motifs for the Asymmetrical Cardigan. Amy Herzog uses a double strand of yarn to knit the Chunky Cable Pullover. Brett Bara crochets self-shading yarn into the Color Wave scarf.
Hot Water Bottle Covers (Episode #510H)
KQED Life: Fri, Oct 3, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Ellen Gormley crochets joined motifs into the Guest Room Hot Water Bottle Cover, while Kristin Nicholas knits cables for the Jamieson Hot Water Bottle Cover. Brett Bara knits short rows for the On the Bias scarf.