43min beginner

Join Kristy Glass on a journey of textile discovery that proves there's more to knitting than meets the ply! If you consider yourself among the fiber-curious — if you get your thrills from picking pills and alpaca mills, we want to cordially welcome you to The Stitch Dimension.

Episode descriptions

Name. That. Cloth.
1. Episode: Name. That. Cloth.
6min

Textiles, they're everywhere! But have you ever really looked at them? Chances are, your pants are woven and your top is knit! Dive into the wild world of fiber with Kristy Glass and learn the differences among knit, crocheted and woven fabrics.

The Fiber of Our Lives
2. Episode: The Fiber of Our Lives
8min

What is yarn? Wait, back up; what is fiber? Whether it's natural or synthetic, all yarn starts with the raw materials (think silkworms and wool)! Tune in for top-notch fiber tips, and discover why alpaca fur is better suited to a sweater than Old Yeller's glossy coat.

From Egypt With Knit
3. Episode: From Egypt With Knit
9min

They say great minds think alike, which may explain how regions of Egypt, China and South America all managed to develop knitting on their own! See where in the world (and why) some of your favorite techniques were created.

Fuzz Bucket
4. Episode: Fuzz Bucket
8min

Find out everything you never wanted to know about sweater pilling! From what fiber to avoid, to how to deal with a "boogered up" knit, Kristy is here to help you cope with the pilling reality. Spoiler: You can't escape it!

Knitonomics
5. Episode: Knitonomics
11min

But really, how long DID it take you to knit that? In the final episode of "The Stitch Dimension," Kristy talks knitting speed, labor hours and takes a look at the value of handknits! (Plus, you'll get some tips on pricing that pair of socks.)

About the Teacher

Kristy Glass
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Hold onto your needles! Tracie and Jodi, a.k.a. the Grocery Girls, are here to dish out fresh fiber inspiration. From project picks to wooly good gossip, things are about to get super knitty… and maybe just a little nutty.
Grocery Girls
Grocery Girls
Hold onto your needles! Tracie and Jodi, a.k.a. the Grocery Girls, are here to dish out fresh fiber inspiration. From project picks to wooly good gossip, things are about to get super knitty… and maybe just a little nutty.
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Kristy Glass
Knitting is calming, creative, and easy! It's even more enjoyable when you stitch along with your kids. In this kids' beginner class, Kristy Glass and her daughter, Olive, show you how to start knitting and make your first project, a magic "pouch of possibilities." From casting on to binding off, they'll guide you step by step — and have a few laughs along the way.

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