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.
Craftster Tip:  You can organize your bookmarks into folders!  Read more here.
Total Members: 315,572
Currently Running With Scissors:
196 Guests and 9 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop
  Show Posts
Pages: [1] 2 3 ... 11
1  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Keri Russell Sundance Hat on: February 25, 2007 04:38:05 PM
thing is with the chunky yarn and the ribbing it was stiff... So I was worried if I just kept knitting it would stick straight up on my head Smiley
2  KNITTING / Knitalongs / Re: Slouch-a-long! on: February 22, 2007 03:38:38 PM

I love the yarn you're using - it looks gorgeous!  what kind is it?

Whoops, I meant to put that in the post Smiley
it's from Elann, Peruvian Collection - Highland Chunky
http://tinyurl.com/yp3x65

Looks like the colour I'm using isn't available right now.
3  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Keri Russell Sundance Hat on: February 22, 2007 04:30:23 AM
Well I started my Keri Russell hat on Tues.
https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=153570.msg1533334#msg1533334

Looks like I'm going to have to try another, so next one I'll try top down with big needles in stockinette stitch
4  KNITTING / Knitalongs / Re: Slouch-a-long! on: February 21, 2007 06:52:31 PM
I've started my attempt at the Keri Russell hat



I cast on 88 stitches, then increased every 4th stitch for a total of 110.  Then I started working the 1x1 rib.

  Unfortunately now that I've knit enough to try it on a little it still seems snug.  So I think I need to increase more or cast on more next attempt.  But rather than frog at this point I'm just going to try to finish it, at least to get a handle on how the decreases will work.  Then I'll try again with more stitches for a slouchier effect.  I figure I have enough stash to knit through anyway Wink
5  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Keri Russell Sundance Hat on: February 20, 2007 07:08:09 AM
I'll just have to space them differently I think.
If I put in stitch marker of where I want to decrese then I do right slanting decrease on one side of the marker and left slanting decrease on the the other side.  That way I keep two stitches together as a knit and the next two together as a purl.
That probably doesn't make any sense to anyone but myself Smiley
6  KNITTING / Knitalongs / Re: Slouch-a-long! on: February 19, 2007 07:01:39 PM
I'd love to join... I'm looking to make a hat like Keri Russell was wearing at Sundance.
My original post is here https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=153618.0

and here are a couple more pictures:




Now all I need is someone to help me figure out how to knit it Smiley


7  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Keri Russell Sundance Hat on: February 19, 2007 06:54:53 PM
thanks for the tip!  I'll go post this there now.
8  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Keri Russell Sundance Hat on: February 19, 2007 06:34:06 PM
what if I cast on with a smaller needle, then knit a row or two & switch to a larger needle?  Would that stop the roll?
9  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Keri Russell Sundance Hat on: February 19, 2007 05:32:31 PM
but if it were just stockinette stitch wouldn't it be rolling at the edge?
10  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Keri Russell Sundance Hat on: February 19, 2007 04:52:15 PM
hmmm... I think you might be right... So instead of steadily decreasing (i.e. k7,k2tog then k6, ktog) I'll decrease then knit a round, decrease then knit a round etc.?
Pages: [1] 2 3 ... 11


FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Green Tomato Pie
@Home This Weekend: Door Decor
June 20, 2019 Featured Projects



Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

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!

Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org, © 2009-2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands