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Wrap the Newest Family Member in a Sweet Baby Blanket

Are you looking for an heirloom gift for a new baby? A sweet handmade blanket will be treasured for generations. In the Sweet Baby Blankets episode of Knit and Crochet Now!, Annie's experts share two delightful options.

Greetings, Stitchers!

Mary Forte here, your Knit and Crochet Now! update editor. I'm so excited to share the details from episode seven of season 11. I always learn so much from each episode. This time I was extra excited to learn about weaving separate strips of crochet fabric through lace.

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Check Out the Sweet Baby Blankets Episode!
At the start of the Sweet Baby Blankets episode, co-hosts/producers Connie Ellison and Lena Skvagerson introduce the experts.

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Co-hosts/producers Lena Skvagerson and Connie Ellison bring you experts Toni Lipsey and Kristin Omdahl in Knit and Crochet Now! episode seven of season 11.

Crochet expert Toni Lipsey covers the sweet Pastel Ribbons blanket, while knitting expert Kristin Omdahl covers the Happy Baby Blankie.

In the Technique Corner, Lena explains how to work the seed stitch block of the Novo Block Crochet Afghan.

Novo Block Crochet Afghan

Adults Need Snuggly Blankets Too

Babies aren't the only ones who love snuggly blankets. Everyone loves to wrap up in a warm blanket when it's cold. A gorgeous option is the Gothic Rose Afghan. You can learn how to make this afghan with the expert guidance of designer Rohn Strong over five video episodes starting Jan. 8, 2021, on Annie's Creative Studio.

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Where Can You View Episode Seven of Season 11?

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 of the seasons, and you can find free downloads of all the patterns featured in each episode.

Annie's Creative Studio is Annie's online video streaming source. It offers all previous episodes 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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