Thursday, June 14, 2012

Christmas Balls Video

My friend Staci over at Very Pink has recently posted another of her very helpful and well-produced knitting instructional videos. I always watch her videos, even if they cover something I think I already know how to do. There's always something new to learn.

This week's video is about adding beads to knitting, and as an example, Staci used the Christmas Balls I had finished so far for the shoot. They look crisp, clear, and quite a bit larger. Maybe the camera does add a few ounces, as they say? I especially like how the red and white are both so contrasty and visible and true-to-color, and how they still pop against the white background.

 

My favorite part of the video is when she pushes them all away -- it looks like they weigh a ton! Thanks Staci (and Parker) for making my knitting look so good!

 

3 comments:

  1. No, thank YOU for letting me borrow them for the video!

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  2. Your Christmas balls look GREAT and the technique is now crystal clear. Great video!

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  3. thanks for sharing. i should try knitting my julekuler with the beads too!

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