Upcoming Broadcasts:

Zippers, Here, There, Everywhere (#209) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Don't treat your zippers as just a way to hold up your skirt or close your jacket. You're missing one of the most versatile fashion accents - learn all about zippers and how to use them.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 28, 2014 -- 2:30pm

Three Patterns, One Wardrobe (#210) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Create an entire wardrobe from just three patterns. Using different fabrics creates totally different looks.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

The Wrap Dress (#211) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Learn to make the universally flattering wrap dress. See how easy it is to create this classic addition to your wardrobe.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Sewing Myths (#212) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Get over common sewing myths and start fresh. Peggy discusses ways to create garments faster and more efficiently.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

The Skirt (#213) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Peggy interviews a designer and pattern maker. Then, she demonstrates the basics for creating a half circle skirt.

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The Bodice and Why Darts Are A Woman's Best Friend (#101) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Learn why darts are an essential clothing design element when creating contemporary fashions.

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The Skirt, for All Ages (#102) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Discover how the skirt becomes a simple shaped silhouette to flatter and make the most of all figure types.

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The Sleeve. Up, Down and All Around (#103) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Explore how easy sleeves and armholes can be, get them to fit perfectly for style and wear ability.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

What Is Great Fit? Lcd (#104) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

We define the meaning of fit and how it relates to sewing professional looking garments.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Contemporary Pants (#201) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

All pants are not the same! Learn about contemporary options of a lower waistline and contoured waistband.

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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 11/03/14: Work on KQED Plus tower (DT54)

      Another station needs to do maintenance on its equipment on the tower on Monument Peak, requiring that we switch our DT54 Over the Air signal from the main antenna to the auxiliary when the work starts, then back to the main antenna at the conclusion. These switches should cause momentary outages only, and most receivers […]

    • Wed 10/15 morning: KQED Plus (KQEH) Over the Air signal down

      UPDATE: This problem has been resolved, and the OTA signal for the DT54 channels restored. (DT54.1 through 54.5) KQED Plus’ Over the Air transmission is currently off air via our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak northeast of San Jose. Technicians are working on the problem. No current estimate regarding how long this will exist. We […]

    • KQET (DT25) Over the Air: Wed 8/27

      We are aware of the break-up issues for our DT25 Over the Air signal in the Monterey/Salinas area. This will also affect viewers of any cable or satellite signal provider using that transmitter as their source. Engineers are working on the problem.

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

KQED DTV Channels


Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs


Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 2710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH


Channel 54.3

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature


Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network


Channel 54.4

Quality children's programming parents love too