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The Eyes Have It! (#1708H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

We continue with step by step instructions in detail. On our trendy top tutorial, Angela Wolf is ready to add a cuff trim to her shirt. Then the eyes have it as first, Joanne Banko makes a glasses case with a design aesthetic perfect for a gift for your favorite guy! We finish with Kay Whitt and adding a sunglass pocket to a tote.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 25, 2020 -- 8:00am

Decorative Details (#1709H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

It's those little decorative details that make or break your design especially if you want it to look professional. Joanne Banko shares trim ideas for pillows and she'll throw in some tips for stuffing too. Then it's a top stitch lesson from Jenn Stern. It's that final detail you need on so many garments. We finish with June Mellinger and a fabric tray utilizing your 9-patch block.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 3, 2020 -- 8:00am Remind me

Step By Step Garments (#1710H) Duration: 27:59 STEREO TVG

It's all about taking your time and paying attention to the fine points as you create great garments start to finish. In our Sew Along Angela Wolf gives another idea for an alternate neckline on our trendy top. Once you master this pattern - there are endless variations! Then spend some time with Joanne Banko as she creates a trendy fleece jacket. Fleece is easy to work with but sometimes it's difficult to achieve tailored details - Joanne has the specific techniques.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 10, 2020 -- 8:00am Remind me

Quilt Along (#1711H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

This season we promised detailed step by steps for a new topic: quilting. Most of this episode is devoted to quilt techniques - at home in a quilt but also used in many sewing projects. First, it's time for our Sew Along with Angela Wolf - adding the hem to your top. Then Joanne Banko has a patchwork coaster - 2 ways - it's jam packed with techniques for a quick gift. Last Ebony Love has her version of the flying geese block featuring chevrons and she has project ideas using the block and poly beads.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 17, 2020 -- 8:00am Remind me

More Quilting (#1712H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

There is a lot of cross over between sewing and quilting - techniques for one are often used in a different way in the alternate project. First Joanne Banko uses her serger for a quilt as you go technique that's fast and easy. Next Emily Thompson shows paper piecing the easy way for beginners. We finish with Caroline Critchfield and a binding technique for any size quilt and great for other home dec projects too.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 24, 2020 -- 8:00am Remind me

Lace Details (#1713H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

One of the prettiest details you can add to a project is lace or lacy looks. During this episode designers added a feminine touch to their projects. Angela Wolf has the final lesson of the Sew Along and changes the sleeve to lace. Then Joanne Banko demonstrates stitch stacks - blend, combine and stack decorative stitched for a brand-new look. Closing the show is Rebecca Kemp Brent and a different way to add lace to a sleeve for a detailed finish.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 31, 2020 -- 8:00am Remind me
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