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afterannabel
« on: April 04, 2009 06:20:21 PM »

In the recent Dollhouse episode "Echoes" Eliza Dushku's character Echo is wearing a pair of white thigh-high stockings that look to be crocheted. I tried searching for something similar, but the closest match I found is a pointelle pattern. There are some close-ups of her stockings here:
http://www.whedon.info/Dollhouse-Tv-Series-1x07-Echoes,30519.html

I'm not a very experienced crocheter and I've never made a pattern before. Does anybody recognize the two main stitches used, the hexagons?
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« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2009 01:32:14 PM »

I have no idea but I remember thinking.. "those stockings are AWESOME." lol I honestly hadn't noticed that they were crocheted but looking at the closeup.. ya know I think you're right. It almost looks like hexagon motifs with chains linking them.  Hmm.. no clue exactly.  Huh
I would LOVE to see someone here make those.. that would freaking ROCK!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2009 05:05:30 PM »

The hex's look like spiderweb stitch.  It's the third stitch from the top of this site.

http://www.angelhugs.ca/cs2.html
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kiewiet
« Reply #3 on: April 06, 2009 01:33:51 AM »

Ive only ever seen knitting patterns for stockings eg
http://www.dreamweaveryarns.com/catalog/white-lies-monicas-lace-stockings-pattern-p-880.html
but I would love to have a pair (or two or three Cheesy)

"Crochet me" http://www.interweavestore.com/store/p/1656-Crochet-Me-Designs-to-Fuel-the-Crochet-Revolution.aspx has a set of stockings and I wonder if you could modify the pattern easily?
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dawnsierra
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2009 05:06:40 PM »

I'm still crossing my fingers in hopes some amazing person will suddenly post a pattern for the stockings.. hehe Wink
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afterannabel
« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2009 08:19:35 PM »

Apparently the stockings are actually socks from Free People Clothing Boutique. They're currently on sale for $29.95, marked down from $48. But the white is out of stock.

http://www.ew.com/ew/gallery/0,,20269451,00.html?iid=top25-Style+Hunter%3A+%27Dollhouse%27+stockings!

http://www.freepeople.com/index.cfm/fuseaction/products.detail/productID/9b97b601-5f69-4061-afea-3e4ee892e5ae/categoryID/3b3f87ab-b19e-4c31-bd47-f27ea3164551

Of course, that doesn't mean somebody couldn't make a pattern. Wink
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