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.
Monday, May 23 News:  It's time to vote!  Which Craftster member rocked dollar store crafting?  Cast your vote here!
Total Members: 305,672
Currently Running With Scissors:
472 Guests and 7 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: Halloween Stockings  (Read 3440 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
ladysarahjane
« on: July 20, 2009 07:58:28 PM »

I first saw a picture of knee stockings done on regular knitting needles and thought, huh I bet I can do that on a knitting loom.  So using Provo Crafts small circular loom I experimented and this is what I ended up with:



It was actually fairly simple.  I started at the cuff and knitted a flat panel all the way down to ALMOST the ankle and then began to knit in a circular pattern.  Then I ran orange ribbon from the bottom to the top and finished it off in a bow.  They are held up at the knee by the elastic I sewed in along the cuff.

I do intend to write a full fledged pattern after I work out a few small kinks and play with a few concepts I'm toying with.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

KidWithKemikals
Monisaurus the Crafty Dinosaur
Offline Offline

Posts: 1150
Joined: 18-Jun-2005


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2009 08:11:54 PM »

those look cute they look almost like fishnets though
I wonder if you can make a tighter knit with the loom?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Make Love - Not Horcruxes
ladysarahjane
« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2009 08:15:20 PM »

those look cute they look almost like fishnets though
I wonder if you can make a tighter knit with the loom?

They are supposed to look like fishnets.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Solitaire
Offline Offline

Posts: 2080
Joined: 05-Mar-2006

I solemnly swear that I am up to no good!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2009 02:16:19 AM »

supremely cute! Can't wait to see more!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I Craft, Therefore, I AM!  )O(
sazzra
Offline Offline

Posts: 872
Joined: 20-Jul-2008

You have vampire in your cleavage


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2009 03:24:11 AM »

They're gorgeous. I particularly like the ribbons up the back (and the crafty way of taking pictures whilst wearing them!)
THIS ROCKS   Logged

No longer swapping, so please ignore any expressions of interest in the Ideas thread


Heavens defend me from that Welsh fairy, lest he transform me to a piece of cheese!
ryana
« Reply #5 on: July 22, 2009 10:54:08 AM »

Love them, love them, love them! I'm already in the mood for Halloween, too!  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Delectably Deviant
the artist formerly known as monkeystuffer
Offline Offline

Posts: 1053
Joined: 05-Sep-2006

No power in the 'verse can stop me.


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: October 14, 2009 05:01:57 PM »

These are really cute!  I might have to try doing this on my knifty knitter. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

daizyduke
« Reply #7 on: October 14, 2009 05:29:24 PM »

Hi. Those are really cute. How long did it take you to make those? Those would look cute with my daughter's Halloween costume. I hate to be a pest, but when will you be posting the pattern? Thanks.  Roll Eyes
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I have learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. ~ Maya Angelou
stellaheartocean
Offline Offline

Posts: 621
Joined: 21-Aug-2006

inappropriate in every way imaginable


View Profile
« Reply #8 on: October 14, 2009 08:37:59 PM »

Wow, those are so cool! I am so impressed that you made those on a loom.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

gunstreetgirl on Ravelry
www.varnishedvalkyrie.blogspot.com
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



How-To Videos
How to Customize the Bridge Workspace in Adobe Bridge CS3
How to Setup Preferences and Color Management in Adobe Bridge CS3
How to Work With Adobe Bridge CS3
How to Save the Workspace Settings in Adobe Photoshop CS3 Extended
How to Change the Workspace Color in Adobe Photoshop CS3 Extended
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Reusable Dryer Sheets
Tute Tuesday: Painted Background
Easy Summer Salads

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.