On this episode of Knitting Daily, we study lace designs for all seasons. We begin with a primer on fancy increases and decreases for lace designs. Then, expert Kristin Omdahl is back with the third installment of the vest knitalong, with the lower lace section and a tutorial on knitting lace on flat swatches for the vest's edging. On this episode's yarn spotlight, expert Clara Parkes and Eunny talk hand dyed vs. painted vs. kettle-dyed yarns. What's the difference, and what type of hand dyed yarn... [see more] is best for your project? Finally, we wrap up this episode with a quick tip for basic blocking for designs that incorporate lace.
Knitting Daily is a how-to program that brings yarn and fiber center stage. Join us as we cover a variety of needle crafts from knitting and crochet to stitching, felting, spinning, and weaving and guide viewers in learning to make fun yet stylish knitwear patterns and projects.