A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 301,972
Currently Running With Scissors:
572 Guests and 17 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: 5 hour baby sweater ( Quick xmas gift )  (Read 2469 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
tiggy_114
« on: December 02, 2008 03:37:30 AM »

I have been looking for a quick baby sweater to knit as gifts for several babies this christmas and i found this http://www.woolworks.org/patterns/5-hour.txt  It fits the bill since it only takes 5 hours (Apparently).  Or NOT.  The pattern is written in a very strange way so my plan was to do the first part which is straight forward then try to work the rest out at the time.  But i am also rubbish at lace knitting and so have frogged the whole lot twice already as i had some mysterious holes where ther should be none!!! Would anyone like to join me and see if we can work it out together???
THIS ROCKS   Logged
ThreadOrYarn
« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2008 10:44:30 AM »

Try this version - same sweater, just written a little clearer I think. And I've never done it in less than 7 or 8 hours.  Still a quick knit, just not 5-hour quick (unless you knit faster than I do  Wink ). I'm not sure if I'll knit the sweater now, but I'll be glad to help with any questions.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

tiggy_114
« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2008 01:49:39 AM »

cheers, i kinda managed a rough thing and it worked out ok except it's a cardi not a sweater and is knit from the collar down.  Did not know this which added to confusion.  Gonna re do but maybe i'll try your version.  Thanks Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Adobe Photoshop CS2 - How to Use the Navigator Palette
Adobe Photoshop CS2 - How to Downsample an Image
Adobe Photoshop CS2 - How to Un-sample an Image
Adobe Photoshop CS2 - How to Change Resolution and Image Size
Adobe Photoshop CS2 - Scrolling and Panning
Latest Blog Articles
Fire Up the Grill: Jerk Steak
Tute Tuesday: July 4th Light Up the Sky Hat
Hooray for the Red, White, and Blue

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.