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Knit and Crochet Now!

Knit and Crochet Now!

The entertaining KNIT & CROCHET NOW! features the top designers and experts in the field. In each episode, a rotating cast of talented and experienced needle artists, each of whom demonstrates popular techniques for creating lace, purses, patterns, felting and many other items. Field pieces also highlight the latest industry news, the best knitting and crochet blogs, and interviews with those on the cutting-edge of color and apparel design.

Latest Episodes

Beautiful afghans are always a welcome addition to any home and this week Maggie will show us how to knit the Moth Wing afghan designed by Michael Del Veccio. Ellen is up next with the Quantum Granny crochet afghan designed by Carrie Carpenter. Knit square this week is the Scalloped Shell.

Kristen Nicholas shows you how to knit your own mink stole using a simple lace pattern and 100% mink yarn. Ellen Gormley crochets recycled denim into a lovely shell stitch shawl. Kristen is back to knit faux cable fingerless gloves with a yarn made from milk. Then Brett Bara uses alpaca to crochet a spectacular floral scarf.

Make embroidered fingerless gloves using American-grown wool. Kristin Nicholas shows you a knitted version, while Ellen Gormley brings you the crocheted pair. Brett Bara knits the Smocked Rib Scarf.

Amy Herzog shows you how to make the Shadowbox Afghan with knitted mitered Squares, while Marly Bird demonstrates the crochet motifs that makeup the Blueberry Parfait Afghan. Brett Bara demonstrates Broomstick Lace for a skinny scarf.

No child can resist these adorable stuffed toys. Maggie Pace shows you how to make the topsy turvy Elephant and Mouse by designer Susan B. Anderson. Robyn Chachula shows you the steps to crocheting a clever Woodland Fox. And Brett Bara takes combines sequined yarn and fur yarn for the Snow Bunny Scarf.

Host Deborah Norville believes nothing says you're special like a handmade afghan, it's like a perpetual hug from the person who stitched it. Ellen is first up with the Geometric Crochet Afghan, which features a lace border, and then Kristin shows how to stich up the Windowpane Afghan, which is knit in the round, then cutting it to make it flat! In the stitch corner Ellen teaches how to Crochet a Cable.

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