We don't think about summer enough when designing knit and crochet garments. This episode features some favorite summer wardrobe choices with oversized tees. The first look is the Beach Rose Tee with Britt Schmiesing. It is a crocheted, lacy tee great for dressy or casual wear. Then its time for a fun technique to dress up your favorite sneakers with a crochet top from Rohn Strong in the Technique Corner. Last is the Afternoon Tee featuring split sides with Melissa Leapman.
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.