Who can resist cuddling a tiny baby in a beautiful blanket? This episode features two new baby blanket patterns. Toni Lipsey demonstrates the crocheted Candy-Gram Baby Blanket finished with a beautiful lacy border. In the Technique Corner Rohn Strong shows how to join a new ball or color of yarn the right way resulting in a neater more professional look. Finally, Kristin Omdahl has an impressive knitted pattern for a Cozy Cable Blanket.
Knit and Crochet Now! has a new look for Series 800. As always, you'll get the same wonderful knit and crochet designs and instructions you've loved in the past, but with new hosts and set. Hosted by lead designer Lena Skvagerson and crochet editor Connie Ellison, today's foremost designers Meredith Crawford, Ellen Gormley, Jenny King, Melissa Leapman, Kristen Mangus and Vanessa Wilson show how to create beautiful patterns and textures and use color in new ways. Make lacey cardigans, pullovers and tasseled afghans. Knit and crochet snuggly boots and cozy hats and cowls. And make fashionable purses and totes to take your yarn work everywhere in style. Get great tips from the technique corner, too.