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October 2015 Volume 10/2015 WUSF TV
Monday, Oct 05

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sewing with Nancy's 30th Anniversary Special, Part 1" Reminisce with Nancy and a studio audience as she takes you behind the scenes over the past 30 years.
Nancy commemorates 30 years on TV with a trip down memory lane. She introduces her family, friends,
special guests, and several coworkers in this celebratory show with old TV clips, bloopers, and more.
Nancy's friend, Mary Mulari, and coworkers chitchat about crazy things that happened on and off the
set over the years.

8:30 AM It's Sew Easy
"Brand Names - The 1990s" Fashion trends were being recycled. Casual chic and grunge were in, as long as the garments had the
right designer label. Rebecca Kemp Brent creates a designer quilted tote bag with free motion
stitching on a quilting frame. Londa Rohlfing gathers fabric with elastic thread to make an
easy-to-wear peasant blouse. Joanne Banko uses bobbin work to create a hand-embroidered look on
garments and accessories.

9:00 AM Beads, Baubles and Jewels "Dangles and Drops" Add eye catching movement and dimensional interest to jewelry designs with a variety of dangle and
drop styles. First is Kerry Bogert with a technique using wire and resin together to form unique
dangles. Then, Molly Schaller demonstrates a necklace featuring drop beads with jump rings. Next,
it's a workshop lesson on making basic but beautiful dangles and drops. Last is Melinda Barta showing
how to create unique dangles from seed beads and caps.

Tuesday, Oct 06

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sewing with Nancy's 30th Anniversary Special, Part 2" Celebrate past and present memorable experiences with Nancy's special guests and a live TV audience.
Gail Brown, Natalie Sewell, and Eileen Roche are among the special guests that reminisce with Nancy
about past TV programs and their experiences then and now on Sewing With Nancy. See touching
"Creative Kindness" and "Nancy's Corner" exerpts and hilarious TV clips and bloopers. Plus, hear from
several of Nancy's sewing fans.

8:30 AM Quilting Arts "Beads and Sequins" Beads add color, dimension and sparkle to handwork and quilts. Catherine Redford demonstrates how to
make fancy beaded edges on a pin cushion. Jane LaFazio shows how to make small hand-stitched works of
art with lots of beads and sequins. Learn from Susan Brubaker Knapp about how to machine stitch
strings of beads on to quilts.

9:00 AM Fit 2 Stitch "Weddings"
Whatever your role at the wedding, be comfortable and look great from the ceremony through the
reception. See how to make a simple sheath dress with a beaded or lace overlay.

Wednesday, Oct 07

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Embellish Outside The Box, Part 1" Revitalize your wardrobe as you embellish "outside the box"-create artsy free-form details. Designer
and playful stitcher Vicki Tracy joins Nancy in a quest to embellish without any rules. They decorate
a variety of clothing and accessories with beads, buttons, and nontraditional trim as they do easy
and clever techniques such as carefree couching, button collages, sassy sandwiching, edgy ruffles,
and more.

8:30 AM It's Sew Easy "The New Millennium - The 2000s" As the new century dawned, fashion had gone from corsets to spandex pants in just 100 years. Even
dogs were getting dressed up. Paulette Bell creates a customized dog coat using machine embroidery.
Angela Wolf adds a hand warmer to work-out wear for today's trendy touch.

9:00 AM Sew It All "All About Buttons, Jill Gorski" Learn about buttons of all types and how to apply them to projects.

Thursday, Oct 08

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Embellish Outside The Box, Part 2" Cast out sewing rules as you create head-turning embellishments with a no-hassle approach. Nancy and
designer Vicki Tracy turn embellishing into "playtime," as they use twisted trim for edging, create
no-hassle machine embroidered appliques, sandwich and stitch scraps and trims to make textured
fabric, and more. They follow Vicki's mantra "Buy retail, add detail" to change traditional clothing
into trendy chic styles.

8:30 AM Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting "Quilting Traditions" Art and quilting make great companions. Mary's guest is Jim Shore and they will address how the
artist transfers their design concepts to create wonderful new fabrics. They will also discuss the
history of Jim's inspiration, design and color palette.

9:00 AM Knit and Crochet Now! "American Wool Gloves" Make embroidered fingerless gloves using American-grown wool. Kristin Nicholas shows you a knitted
version, while Ellen Gormley brings you the crocheted pair. Brett Bara knits the Smocked Rib Scarf.

Friday, Oct 09

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Serger Boutique, Part 1" Serge designer styles and accessories using Barbara Goldkorn's streamlined techniques. Serger
specialist Barbara Goldkorn and Nancy team up to serge projects that are chic, easy, and fun. Learn
new applications for basic serger stitches, fabulous attachments, and delightful projects using cover
and chain stitches. They create a textured pillow, a sheer gathered scarf, beaded fabric accessories,
and an elastic smocked sundress.

8:30 AM Quilt In A Day "Liberty Star" This traditional star pattern, with set together diamonds with Y seams, is an especially appropriate
block to celebrate the end of an era, World War II.

9:00 AM Knitting Daily "Crochet Home" Crochet some style for your home. Editor Marcy Smith highlights a unique, colorful rug and Toni
Rexroat talks about crochet and home decor. Marcy Smith shows a charming log cabin afghan and Tanis
Gray shares a perfect stitch for a house warming gift. Vickie Howell transforms a doily pattern into
a chic throw rug with multiple strands of yarn and a big hook.

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