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June 2016 Volume 6/2016 WUSF TV
 
Mon, Jun 20

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Ultimate Serger Techniques, Part 1" Use your serger for more than finishing fabric edges. Take the lead from Nancy and serger pro Pam
Mahshie to get your serging skills up to speed! Learn the basics, and get the confidence to gather,
add puffing or textures, and serge on ribbon trim with ease. You'll be surprised as you learn new-age
serging techniques for your projects.

8:30 AM It's Sew Easy "Well-Dressed House"
Our home should be just as fashionable as our wardrobe but it's not always feasible to change your
furniture. Changing accessories is a great alternative. This episode features simple items that can
freshen the look of any room. Colbey Decker begins with an amazing chandelier to add instant glamour.
Then, meet Donna Babylon for a versatile cube footstool. We finish up with Angela's jacket lesson and
prepping the collar and lapel.

9:00 AM Beads, Baubles and Jewels "Beadwork" Cindy Holsclaw takes traditional beadwork in a whole new direction using half-Tila beads to make a
bezel setting for a crystal Rivoli. She creates beautiful earrings, a bracelet and more with a
circular peyote beadweaving stitch using two-hole beads. In Katie's Beading Lesson, learn to make a
wire-wrapped leather cuff.

Tue, Jun 21

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Ultimate Serger Techniques, Part 2" This fun and facts serger class will teach you the basics and beyond. If you keep your serger set at
the basic 4-thread stitch, join Nancy and serger pro Pam Mahshie to take your creative sewing and
serging in a new direction. Explore stitches and threading possibilities as the journey continues and
you learn the basics. Then branch out into new directions with techniques you'll love, for an
ultimate serger experience!

8:30 AM Quilting Arts "Design and Stitch" Tiny lines add depth and character. Improvisational quilt artist Pat Pauly shows how to add a linear
quality to quilt designs by including beautifully pieced thin lines. Art quilter Nysha Oren Nelson
designs a double-sided quilt with two different points of view, as he creates one on each side.

9:00 AM Fit 2 Stitch "Fabric Speaks, Are We Listening?" Fabric has a story. Peggy interviews a fabric importer from Europe for more insight. Then, she
demonstrates how to marry fabric, pattern and body together for a personalized garment.

Wed, Jun 22

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sewing with Nancy on the Road" A road trip with Nancy is the ultimate sewing or quilting experience. Nancy steps out of the Sewing
With Nancy studio-at least for one episode, and takes the show on the road. During this stop Nancy
visits Quilt Expo, showing you the newest trends in quilting techniques, fabrics, and more. See an
"eye-candy" quilt show and learn about the quilter's bonds of golden threads.

8:30 AM It's Sew Easy "The Fashionable Baby" It's never too early to inject a little style into life beginning with babies. What are the
fashionable babies wearing today? You can be sure it's not boring disposable diapers. Meet Krista
Tracy with a lesson on adding embroidery to custom diaper covers. Next is designer Pearl Krush with a
modified diaper bag with added insulation for busy moms. We finish up with jacket designer Angela
Wolf. It's time to sew the collar and facing.

9:00 AM Sew It All "Deco-Stitched Decor, Jessica Giardino" Learn faux applique techniques and make a personalized pillow.

Thu, Jun 23

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sew Simple with Rectangles & Squares, Part 1" Make easy projects all starting with rectangles and squares. Nancy creates timesaving gifts such as a
cosmetic bag, tote, and luggage saddlebag using comparable sewing steps, straight stitching, and
double-sided quilted fabric. Plus, all of the projects start with easy patterns-rectangles and
squares!

8:30 AM Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting "Quilted Scallop Pillow" That mini quilt with loads of charm can become a decorative pillow in a few quick steps. With a few
unique touches and trim you can create a one of a kind home accent. Mary and her guest Lindsay Wilkes
will present quick and easy ways to stitch and embellish a pillow project.

9:00 AM Knit and Crochet Now! "Vests for Baby Sweaters" Knit a colorful Slip Stitch Vest with Amy Herzog and make a simple pullover Crochet Baby Vest with
Marly Bird. Brett Bara demonstrates the Entrelac Crochet scarf.

Fri, Jun 24

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sew Simple with Rectangles & Squares, Part 2" Streamline sewing for modern projects with a little ingenuity. Hold-it Sacks for electronic devices,
fabric bins for organizing, and wall pockets with a decorator's touch create pizazz in your home.
Nancy uses easy rectangles and squares for patterns. Work with cotton or laminated fabric in your own
customized color range-fresh and functional!

8:30 AM Quilt In A Day "Tennessee Waltz, Part 2" Eleanor adds Snowball blocks to finish her stunning Quilt.

9:00 AM Knitting Daily "Arm Yourself " Barry Klein shows some great ideas for finishing off your sleeve caps. Chat with the Tech Knitter
about her popular blog. Leslye Solomon demonstrates how to attach set-in sleeves and Tanis Gray shows
why diamonds and bobbles are a girl's best friend. Vickie Howell shows how details really matter,
right down to the cuffs.

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