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.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 308,097
Currently Running With Scissors:
348 Guests and 5 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: 1 2 [3]  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: summer skirt - now with link to pattern  (Read 5876 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« Reply #20 on: June 19, 2006 06:29:28 PM »

and doesn't look anywhere near as wide on as it does laid out which is a big plus cuz let's face it, noone wants butt bulk Wink

Yeah, that's the odd thing.  When I first started, I was worried because I seemed to have misjudged the gauge (I'm lazy about that and probably hadn't measured it properly) - it was quite a few inches wider at the top than I wanted it to be. I held my breath and hoped that the drawstring would take care of the problem, and to compensate for how wide it was to begin, I didn't start the increases till further down than I might have otherwise.  I feel lucky that it worked out! What I'm wondering now is that since it *is* wide at the top, would it be one-size-fits-many?  I'm a little too shy to ask anyone else to try it on (especially since the purpose would be to see if it would fit someone heavier, and I don't want to offend people), but my hope is that it would also fit well on someone larger. 

« Reply #21 on: June 20, 2006 08:10:32 PM »

Okay, I tried writing a pattern - check the first post in this thread for a link to it. Smiley Enjoy!

« Reply #22 on: June 21, 2006 12:25:40 PM »

I'm all over it and will soon be ordering me up some yarn!

Thanks a mil.  I'll keep you posted on my progress.  Grin

« Reply #23 on: June 21, 2006 12:35:33 PM »

Awesome! *nervous*  Yes, do let me know how it goes! If there's anything confusing about the pattern, I'd be happy to try to clarify.

« Reply #24 on: June 29, 2006 07:57:31 AM »

you knitted that? thats amazing.

visit my blog, its full of crafty awesome things, and life!

Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 2 [3]  All 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: DIY Organizer
Tute Tuesday: Coffee Filter Roses
Love You Like No Otter

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 ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.