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Knit and Crochet Now! Previous Broadcasts

Vested Interest (Episode #703H)

KQED Life: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Today we are feeling funky! Deborah Norville is joined by Robyn Chachula and Kristin Nicholas who are here with two Boho inspired long vests. First up is Robyn with a crochet fringed vest, the Boho Vest, and then Kristin will go over how to knit the Ashbury Vest, featuring a garter stitch stripe and fair isle. Then we'll take a trip to the stitch corner where Ellen will show how to do the Crochet Crocodile Stitch.

Slip Into Slippers (Episode #702H)

KQED Life: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Everybody's got feet, and when it gets cold, those feet get chilly! Today Lena Skvagerson shows Deborah Norville how to stitch up the Walk of Fame textured unisex slippers with a wrap around cuff and Rohn Strong shows us how to crochet the Fireside Slippers, which are moccasin style slippers for both men and women. Lena's in the stitch corner with the Knit Blackberry Stitch.

Versatile Shawls (Episode #701H)

KQED Life: Fri, Oct 13, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

We are pleased to have new host Deborah Norville join us and this week it's all about shawls. Once upon a time shawls were mostly for warmth, but today they are very much a fashion item. Joining Deborah are Kristin Nicholas, who shows us how to knit up the lovely lace Rafael Shawl, and Ellen Gormley demonstrating the unique Star Zag Shawl. Ellen also joins us in the "Stitch of the Week" corner, giving tips and tricks on how to crochet the Solomon's Knot.

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