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Martha's Sewing Room Previous Broadcasts

Bridging Stitch Embellishment (Episode #3211)

KQED Life: Fri, Apr 26, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Bridging stitch embellishment on an heirloom blouse; Sew Booking segment on embroidering on printable fabric; Adding lace to a finished slip; Antique Technique on wing needle hemstitching; "Extended Applique" Designer Technique. Guests: June Mellinger, Kathy Barnard.

Lump-Free Collars (Episode #3210)

KQED Life: Fri, Apr 19, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Creating lump-free collars for blouses and jackets; "Knit Niche" segment for Sew Easy Stabilizing; Mending cushion Sewing Accessory; Pansies and daisies silk ribbon embroidery. Guests: Louise Cutting, Sheila McNeeley, Beverley Sheldrick.

Embellishing with Scallops (Episode #3209)

KQED Life: Fri, Apr 12, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Tracery scallop for easy collars; Construction Tip on constructing a lined garment; Antique Technique on release tucks with featherstitching; Hand embroidered Fil Tire Punchwork. Guests: Lezette Thomason, Wendy Schoen.

Blank to Beautiful (Episode #3208)

KQED Life: Fri, Apr 5, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Creating a blouse from linen blanks; Creating photo tags for a Sew Booking page; I Love My Serger segment on serger plackets; "Floral Accents" segment for Machine Embroidery. Guests: Hope Yoder, Kathy McMakin, Pam Mahshie.

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    • early Thurs 12/08: planned KQED DT9s Over the Air outages

      (DT9.1 through 9.3) KQED will be performing maintenance at Sutro Tower in the overnight hours early Thursday 12/08. We are expecting a few power interruptions to take place and KQED will need to be off air for these. The outages are expected to be brief.

    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

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