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.
October News Announcement: Crafting your Halloween costume this year?  Enter it for a chance to win prizes!  Read the spooktacular details here.
Total Members: 308,405
Currently Running With Scissors:
413 Guests and 13 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: help me! my hat is turning into a mobius strip!  (Read 865 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: December 14, 2008 12:50:17 PM »

hello! i am currently knitting a hat for my mama for christmas, and somehow it seems to be turning into a mobius strip like so:
this is the pattern i am using:
(sorry if you don't have ravelry, i think it is a pretty basic lace slouchy beret and not very hard at all)

sorry if this is really unclear, i will try to post some picture of it soon!

anyways, i was wondering if you think it will straighten out on its own? or should i start over?
any questions feel free to ask and thanks so much for looking/helping!

i entered this world on the champs-elysees, 1959. la trottoir du champs elysees. and do you know what my very first words were? new york herald tribune! new york herald tribune!
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2008 03:58:53 PM »

Most likely it got twisted when you joined it.  It won't straighten itself out, you'll have to frog it.  Sorry.
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1104
Joined: 07-Jul-2004

my arms are too short to box with God.

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: December 20, 2008 05:46:15 PM »

Sorry, but you gotta yank it out and start over.  This happens when you twist your cast on stitches during joining.
« Reply #3 on: December 22, 2008 11:36:18 AM »

Ditto what the others said, but now I'm thinking that knitting a mobius strip on purpose would be totally fun. With little fair isle ants...yes. Wink
« Last Edit: December 22, 2008 11:47:48 AM by waiting4beckett » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Mermaid Tail Blanket
October 19, 2016 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Vanilla Extract

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.