A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Breaking News: What's with all of the SPAM on Craftster?  Click here to find out what happened!
Total Members: 307,136
Currently Running With Scissors:
292 Guests and 6 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop
  Show Topics
Pages: [1]
1  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Knitted Lavender-filled Eyebag on: July 04, 2006 07:48:46 PM
Hello all,

As a very late Mother's Day present, I knit up a lavender-filled eyebag for my migraine-prone mother. 

You can find a saucy pic of my wearing it and the pattern on my blog: http://pinkmonkeyknits.blogspot.com/2006/06/luxurious-lavender-filled-eyebag.html

I hope you all like my first original design and pattern.

2  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / How to add curved edge to sweater? on: November 08, 2004 07:06:49 PM
I thought my fellow craftsters would be a great resource for this -

I want to modify a pattern to add a curved bolero-style edge like this sweater http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/shopping/product/detailmain.jsp?itemID=5377&itemType=PRODUCT&iMainCat=10&iSubCat=23&iProductID=5377

Problem is I have no idea how to do it.  I'm guessing you have to do some series of decreases but I'm not sure how to do it to make that nice curve.  Any ideas?  Thanks all.

3  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Help determining if patterns fit on: May 01, 2004 12:10:46 PM
I'm sure this question depends a lot on the yarn, stitch pattern, etc but I was wondering how to determine if a garment will fit correctly based on the pattern.  I'm going to use the Go with everything cardigan in the Stitch n Bitch book as an example- I have a 41" bust, but the medium size measures 40" and the large is 43".  I prefer clothes to fit a little tighter than be baggy and unflattering, but I can't ensure that the smaller one will fit right.  Also, in many other patterns, the largest size only goes up to like a 40" bust.  I would assume that it would fit since I usually wear a large in clothes that I buy but should i put in the money and time to make something that could potentially be stretchy and look fine or could just be too small?  

I hope I'm explaining this alright, I think my brain hasn't quite turned on fully yet but I'd appreciate any tips!
Pages: [1]

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

How-To Videos
How to Open XFL Files from InDesign in Flash CS4
Publishing to Adobe AIR or Flash Player in Flash CS4
How to Use the Deco Tool in Flash CS4
How to Use the Motion Editor in Flash CS4
How to Use the Spray Brush Tool in Flash CS4
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Belted Chair Seat
Tute Tuesday: Rainbow Skirt
Who? Who Loves Owls?

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.