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Hoop It Up - Guide to Successful Embroidery, Part 1 (#2924H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Use your embroidery sewing machine to create unique gift bundles for a baby, kids, or friends. Wondering if you're up to the task? Let Nancy and guest, Marie Zinno, show you how to hoop for success on a variety of standard gift items such as baby bibs, tote bags, and hooded towels. You'll soon find that learning the right way to attach fabrics to an embroidery hoop leads to embroidery success.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, May 31, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Hoop It Up - Guide to Successful Embroidery, Part 2 (#2925H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn how to successfully use stabilizers and embroidery designs to stitch top-notch projects. Embroidery pro Marie Zinno joins Nancy to share her tips on how to successfully embroider by machine. As a professional, Marie knows the ins and outs of attaching a ready made T-shirt, baby onesie, tote, or slippers to an embroidery hoop, and she's willing to share all her trade secrets.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, May 31, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Cuddle Buddies Hats and Scarves (#2926H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn to create hat and scarf sets that have adorable animal features. Nancy Zieman and her guest, Donna Fenske, share techniques to create hats and scarves with adorable animal features. Nancy shows how to applique as you add dimensional elements like faces, ears, paws, feathers and more.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 7, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Best Sweatshirt Makeovers, Part 1 (#3001H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Transform a wardrobe staple-the sweatshirt-into a unique garment that expresses your own personal style. Mary Mulari joins Nancy to inspire you with some of their new projects and a few favorites from the past 30 years. Learn how to restyle a pullover to a cardigan, apply simple appliques, and add plackets and zippers.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 7, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Best Sweatshirt Makeovers, Part 2 (#3002H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join the restyling trend as Nancy and her guest, Mary Mulari, revisit some of their favorite designs and share creative ways to makeover sweatshirts with stunning results. With creative cutting and stitching, you'll twist, turn, and topstitch a sweatshirt into your own personal style statement.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 14, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Favorite Scarves to Sew, Part 1 (#3003H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Turn a rectangle of fabric into a fabulous accessory. Scarves are fashion statements that are as enjoyable to create as they are to wear. Nancy and her guest, Donna Fenske, highlight some of Nancy's favorite scarf techniques from past shows that can be quickly created in a variety of fabrics.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 14, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Favorite Scarves to Sew, Part 2 (#3004H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

With a minimal amount of fabric and a little bit of sewing time, you can create a fashion statement with an easy-to-make and easy-to-wear scarf. See some of Nancy's most popular and timeless designs including the Loop and Tuck Scarf, the S-Curve Scarf, Knot Your Average Scarf, the Convertible Ride Scarf, and the Double De-Lite Scarf.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 21, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

The Best of Sewing With Nancy's Super-Sized Quilts, Part 1 (#3005H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Nancy breaks traditional sewing "rules" to show you how to achieve better results with quilt blocks. Learn her secrets to creating stunning, super-sized quilts, including some previous Sewing With Nancy favorites-the Lone Star, the Sew Grand Dresden, and a Christmas tree skirt.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 21, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

The Best of Sewing With Nancy's Super-Sized Quilts, Part 2 (#3006H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Create quilt blocks with impact. Nancy shares some new as well as time-tested tips and techniques that make difficult to piece blocks-like Drunkard's Path, and Hearts and Gizzards-assemble quickly and more easily.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

10-20-30 Minutes to Recycle Jeans, Part 1 (#3007H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Don't junk those old jeans! Nancy shows you how to use deconstructed denim jeans in a variety of new ways to decorate your kitchen. See how durable potholders, pretty placemats, a stylish casserole carrier, and darling bibs are all constructed using the 10-20-30 Minutes to Sew philosophy.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.