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: Did you know you can view all images posted by a member? Learn how here!
Total Members: 301,491
Currently Running With Scissors:
687 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: Dog Sweater...pattern said whaaaaatttt????  (Read 358 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: March 01, 2009 08:00:04 PM »

I'm working on this pattern for a sweater for my pup, and I got to the leg shaping section. It says to work each section separately. How do I go from section to section without the string stretching across the gap?
« Last Edit: March 01, 2009 08:00:50 PM by chillsession » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 4213
Joined: 28-Aug-2005

Catching the Undead Since 2011!

View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2009 08:11:55 PM »

I haven't looked at the pattern too thoroughly but most of the time you work separate parts (especially legs, arms, etc), you would have to rejoin the yarn.  Go ahead and work whichever part is easiest, bind off, cut the yarn and then rejoin back on the needles at your next section.
« Last Edit: March 01, 2009 08:12:46 PM by lapoli - Reason: cat in lap = bad grammar and spelling » THIS ROCKS   Logged

« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2009 09:23:47 PM »

The pattern says :

"Leg shaping - [WS] Work each section separately"

So you leave the yarn attached on the last section and use a new yarn end for the other 2. You can finish each section separately, then you'll cast on new stitches to work completely across the row again to finish.

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

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Make DIY Sidewalk Chalk
DIY Memory Jars
DIY Memory Jar
DIY Bohemian Leather Bracelet
How to Make Easter Baskets
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Mirror Wall
January 21, 2015 Featured Projects
January 21st is Squirrel Appreciation Day!

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