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: When you post a project, it's easier for people to discover it if you choose a great title for your thread.
Total Members: 302,968
Currently Running With Scissors:
456 Guests and 5 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: Ravenclaw Hat  (Read 944 times)
Tags for this thread: ravenclaw  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
bananaleg
Will Knit For Tattoos... or Airfare
Offline Offline

Posts: 1741
Joined: 15-Oct-2010

ahonui, lokahi, 'aka'aka


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: November 19, 2010 04:20:47 AM »

I never made a shirt for Deathly Hallows, but i did make some fingerless gloves (in Ravenclaw colors). I had plenty of those colors left over for a hat, so i made one today! I finished it in the theatre while i waited three hours for the movie to begin.

My first time using double-pointed needles... about as awkward as all the videos make them look. Cheesy

All finished -- it's a shot of the back, so the lines look a little wonky at the seam bit.

I didn't take any photos of myself wearing it in the theatre (i was alone, and i feel weird about taking photos of myself in front of people), so a couple shots of me at home after.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

pinterest | etsy | blog

Can i knit you something in seed stitch? I'd love to swap you for: handspun yarn, hand carved banana stamp...
striker923
Offline Offline

Posts: 1703
Joined: 04-Sep-2008

Rogues do it from behind


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: November 19, 2010 07:55:35 AM »

Your hat came out great!

There are many tutorials for jogless stripes out there, but when all is said and done, I personally don't mind the jogging that much.

I take it you went to see the midnight showing? Awesome  Grin  My hubby and I are going to see it tomorrow night...hubby didn't want to go tonight because he said the lines would be too long...(like they are going to be that different between the two, lol).
THIS ROCKS   Logged
bananaleg
Will Knit For Tattoos... or Airfare
Offline Offline

Posts: 1741
Joined: 15-Oct-2010

ahonui, lokahi, 'aka'aka


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: November 19, 2010 12:48:42 PM »

The cinema I went to played the movie in 5 or 6 separate theatres. I chose the 1206 showing, and I had no line. Smiley

I was going to try to make the color changes look seamless, but this was the first time I even made a hat with two colors, so I just left it. I also don't really mind it, though. I'll probably work on it in case I make a hat for anybody else.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

pinterest | etsy | blog

Can i knit you something in seed stitch? I'd love to swap you for: handspun yarn, hand carved banana stamp...
TheHomerow
« Reply #3 on: November 19, 2010 02:46:03 PM »

I love it! I'm afraid to even come near double pointed needles. The had is so good, Ravenclaw's my favorite =)
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



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Draw Mello
How to Draw Satoshi
The Origins of Charlie Brown
How to Draw Miyamoto Musashi
How to Draw Lelouch
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Art Pen Case
Sock It To Me!
Meatless Monday: Kale and Edamame Salad

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.