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Topic: Knitty's Katja - halter top for a baby - ha!  (Read 2078 times)
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sellaj
« on: April 01, 2007 08:50:37 PM »

These adorable things just make me giggle. Who knew babies needed halter tops? I'm convinced now that every baby girl should have one of these. I have a friend with identical twin girls, so I set out to make two before their first birthday (April 11 - I'm way ahead of schedule).

As the title says, this is a Knitty pattern. This was my first time with a provisional cast-on and with an i-cord; both were reasonably easy once I got the hang of them. I could have finished each halter in one day if I set my mind to it. I didn't, so it took me about a week and a half to finish both. I used Blue Sky Cotten - one skein each for the 12-month size. Enjoy!

Pics: http://www.flickr.com/photos/staciejoh/sets/72157600041984371/


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gardenpicnic
« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2007 08:46:14 AM »

those are awesome! Smiley
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Emily
« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2007 12:41:40 PM »

I just cast on for a katja last night...I'd say I'm about a third done, it's a very quick knit Smiley
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deanna12
« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2007 04:30:09 AM »

veryyyy cute!
i did the anouk pinafore and was pleased with the results.
i just may have to try the katja.

good job!
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Emily
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2007 08:17:23 AM »



Done!

I did the 12-month size and knit in the round, I love no-seam patterns!  Super easy knit, I'm delighted with the results!  This is a pre-blocked photo...the yarn is an alpaca blend, something I picked up cheap because of the un-even dye job, hopefully I'll have a modeled pic soon Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2007 03:44:19 PM »

oh how cute! Cheesy I would love to see a modeled picture!  They would look so sweet! Wink
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mcekar
« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2007 09:12:52 AM »

Hey, look!  I just finished one too!  Only I put some eyelets in it.  I'd give you a modeled pic, but my friend's baby isn't due till June Sad

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sellaj
« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2007 09:25:10 AM »

These all look fantastic! I love the colors you guys chose. I'm giving mine away next Saturday, so hopefully I will have some modeled pics in the next couple of weeks.  Smiley
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Emily
« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2007 11:24:47 AM »

ooohhh! aaahhh!

Love the eyelets!

I've got a ball of that orange alpaca the size of grapefruit and another friend with a baby girl due in a few weeks...I think there's some eyelets calling her name!
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sellaj
« Reply #9 on: May 02, 2007 07:17:27 PM »

Modeled pics:







They aren't my girls, but I will take credit for contributing to their cuteness!
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