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
Toasty Toes Skippers (Episode #508H)
KQED Life: Fri, Sep 19, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Knit Chunky Cable Slippers with Kristen Nicholas. Crochet Boot Slippers with Ellen Gormley. Use simple knitted cables to make the Chutes and Ladders scarf with Brett Bara.
Table Toppers Placemats (Episode #507H)
KQED Life: Fri, Sep 12, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Make a Checkerboard Placemat with Amy Herzog using a slip stitch knit pattern. Ellen Gormley demonstrates an innovative technique for the Interlocking Crochet Placemat. Brett Bara crochets a Checkerboard Squares scarf.
Cozy Cushions Pillows (Episode #506H)
KQED Life: Fri, Sep 5, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Kristin Nicholas knits a Geometric Pillow using different techniques for each side. Ellen Gormley crochets a fun Color Block Pillow. Brett Bara shows how a striping yarn and easy slipped stitches make the Mock Plaid scarf.