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Topic: Harry potter Wrist cuffs!!! (updated with pattern)  (Read 1895 times)
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« on: August 02, 2007 03:38:50 PM »

Here are my awesomely adorable wristcuffs that i threw together for the grand finale of the Harry potter book parties!

They're made from crappy redheart, but my friends and I loved them anyway, and wore ours the whole time we were reading the books haha.  

There was no real pattern, i just sort of casted on, and went for it.  



Pattern for spiral:
http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1079/992205821_da10e7a78b_o.png
yarn: worsted
Needle size7 dpns
cast on as many stitches as is necessary to fit around wrist, there isn't much stretch, so it should be just big enough to fit over your wrist.  I cast on 30, make sure it is divisible by 6 and it was a little tight.  



Knit one row MC
begin color pattern in stockinette, carrying the other yarn behind m=main color, c=contrasting color

continue on until long enough for your tastes, mine are 3 inches long, cast off using main color.  

Thanks for the compliments, if you have any questions, let me know!
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« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2007 03:48:58 PM »

cool. always good to find a use for cheap acrylic stuffs. and you mixed it with Harry Potter. even bigger cool.
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« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2007 03:51:21 PM »

Those are awesome. Very cool indeed. I never noticed just how much the Gryffindor colors match the new Deathly Hallows cover.
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« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2007 03:57:25 PM »

Very nice!
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« Reply #4 on: August 02, 2007 07:05:44 PM »

OOO I love the spiral-y one. They look really easy and my friends would adore them in their house colours. Is it too much to ask for pattern for the spiral one?  Kiss If possible please
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« Reply #5 on: August 02, 2007 08:22:44 PM »

OOO I love the spiral-y one. They look really easy and my friends would adore them in their house colours. Is it too much to ask for pattern for the spiral one?  Kiss If possible please


I love them all! I thought about making some but instead made slippers to wear while reading LOL. I second the requested for a pattern for the spiral one
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