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Expand Your Skills & Your Wardrobe With a Perfect Poncho

Greetings, stitchers!

Are you looking for a stylish topper? A poncho is the perfect choice. And the experts on Knit and Crochet Now! have all the directions and tips you need in episode eight of season 10: Perfect Ponchos.

I'm Mary Forte, your Knit and Crochet Now! update editor, here to fill you in on the details of the Perfect Ponchos episode of Knit and Crochet Now! Ponchos are a fun departure from a traditional sweater. Their casual shape makes them both easy to stitch and easy to wear. Want to make your friend a warm wrap but not really sure of the size? Make a poncho!

In this episode, host and producer Connie Ellison introduces us to Annie's crochet expert Lee Sartori who shows us how to make the Textured Cable Poncho, and knitting expert Melissa Leapman, who shares the steps for making the Leaf Lace Poncho. In the Technique Corner, Connie's co-host and fellow producer, Lena Skvagerson, demonstrates three types of knitted buttonholes.

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Co-host and producer Connie Ellison introduces the experts of the latest episode of Knit and Crochet Now!
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Crochet expert Lee Sartori and knitting expert Melissa Leapman get ready to share instructions and tips.

Jonah Larson Is Ready to Teach You to Crochet

Don't forget that all six episodes of Jonah Larson's video series, Learn to Crochet With Jonah, are now available on Annie's Creative Studio. This charming young crochet prodigy will make you into a confident crocheter in no time. Jonah is a natural-born teacher. He has a talent for anticipating questions and providing clear answers. You won't want to miss any of his wonderful instruction.

Learn to Crochet With Jonah

Where Can You View Episode Eight of Season 10?

Are you ready to knit, crochet and learn with Annie's experts? Look for Knit and Crochet Now! in these places:

Most PBS stations have Knit and Crochet Now! in their lineups. Check your local PBS station's TV schedule and set that DVR!

Create TV offers Knit and Crochet Now! episodes along with lots of other exciting how-to programming.

The Knit and Crochet Now! website has all 10 seasons, and you can find free downloads of all the patterns featured in each episode.

Annie's Creative Studio, Annie's online video-streaming source, offers all 10 seasons of Knit and Crochet Now! along with videos and patterns for crocheting, knitting, quilting, sewing and other crafts.

Annie's Creative Studio's extensive library includes garments, totes, stuffed animals and so much more. You can get tips for updating your home or even for cleaning your sewing machine! Check out the free trial membership to explore your favorite crafts and learn about new ones.

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