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Upcoming Broadcasts:

New Looks (#1403H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Make the ordinary extraordinary. DIY fashion expert Jane Monzures embellishes plain shirts and makes accessories with zippers. Sewing instructor Joanne Banko makes an elegant padded hanger to keep clothes looking great. Designer Jessica Stewart uses collage design concepts to mash up patterns and colors for beautiful kids fashions.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 22, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Changing Trends (#1404H) Duration: 27:59 STEREO TVG

Follow the trends, or create them yourself. Cosplay costumer Cheryl Sleboda makes lightweight, wearable shoulder armor. Fashion expert Angela Wolf adds a collar to a denim dress. Designer Linda Lee shares techniques for sewing today's trendiest open-weave fabrics.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 29, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Quick Change Artist (#1405H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Change it up - quickly. Plus-size fashion designer Jenny Rushmore shares pattern hacks to give new looks to a basic tank top. Fashion expert Angela Wolf adds a placket to the shirt dress sleeve. Sewing teacher and embellishment expert Joanne Banko uses couching techniques to add texture and special effects to a collar.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 5, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Transformations (#1406H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Transform what's old into something new. Designer Angela Wolf upcycles an ordinary sweater to make it new again. Then, she sews the sleeves and the sides of the denim dress. Blogger and sewing teacher Joanne Banko uses scarves and lightweight fabrics to create a flowing and fashionable kimono-style blouse.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 12, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Interchangeable Looks (#1407H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Get more mileage out of garments with interchangeable looks. Designer and DIY expert Jane Monzures makes a cool apron from some favorite t-shirts. Redesign maker Laura Pifer restyles a t-shirt by adding bell sleeves. Joanne Banko adds a couture touch to ready-to-wear and jazzes it up with machine embroidery.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 19, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Convertible Clothes (#1408H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

With a little creativity, clothing becomes convertible. Designer Laura Pifer rescues a men's shirt and adds ribbing and a zipper to create a trendy bomber jacket. Fashion expert Angela Wolf adds cuffs to the denim shirt dress. Then, she creates a cozy sweater jacket from a giant square of fabric.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 26, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.