Upcoming Broadcasts:

Making Your Own Swimsuit and Lingerie (#511H) Duration: 26:57 STEREO TVG

Believe it or not, undergarments are the pieces of clothing that have changed the most over the years. If viewers have ever wondered about making their own bra, slip or swimsuit, they will want to get started after watching this episode. For those who never though tor making their own undergarments, Peggy will quickly change their minds as she demonstrates how easy, fun and inexpensive it is to do so. And after watching this episode, viewers may be surprised to find themselves in the lingerie department not to buy, but to scout for styling and detailing that they can duplicate at home.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 27, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Garment Finishing Touches (#512H) Duration: 26:50 STEREO TVG

Many garments from yesteryear had little adornment of any kind. Today, after we have designed, cut and sewn the garment of our choice, the real fun begins! We now have so many options of garment finishes, including grommets, brads, snaps, zippers, ribbons and so much more. In this episode, Peggy will show viewers how to use add-on finishes to quickly take a garment from old and plain to new and wow!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 6, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Historical Lace (#513H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Lace is the single most timeless fabric we have: Old, yet new. Formal, yet casual. Peggy will be joined by an expert to show viewers how today's sewing machines can make lace in different colors and patterns in a matter of minutes. These modern, machine-made laces are simply beautiful, will fit any lifestyle and so easy and fun to make.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 13, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Job Interview and Business (#401H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

It's important to make a good first impression. Learn to use one jacket pattern with a variety of fabrics, trims and closures for an array of professional looks.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 20, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Business Casual (#402H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

What does "business casual" really mean? Learn how to look casual and comfortable but maintain that professional image in perfectly-fitted slacks.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 27, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues!  If you’re still experiencing audio issues, you may need to rescan your television. Visit to learn how. Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/17/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 17, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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
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



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

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.