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: Fanatic Friends of Craftster now have the ability to disable ads on Craftster! Read more here.
Total Members: 314,261
Currently Running With Scissors:
556 Guests and 20 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: Bamboo hat  (Read 1196 times)
Tags for this thread: hat , bamboo  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
Offline Offline

Posts: 3199
Joined: 29-Jan-2008

will work for yarn

View Profile
« on: January 05, 2012 05:02:52 AM »

80% bamboo, 20% wool (more of the Sidar Flirt on sale at 1/4 price)...

I love working this stuff, it's such a stunningly beautiful, comfortable, soft yarn that's so easy to work. I love this pattern too. it's actually a wide scarf pattern from Ravelry, but I stopped at row 35 ish I think, then put in some ribbing. I sewed it along the wiggly seams too.

it's the wavy lace wrap by deborah newton.

I've also narrowed the pattern and begun making a scarf to match.

« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2012 05:18:53 AM »

You are very cute.
Oh yeah, the hat is nice too. I can't alter patterns like that I so applaud your skill. Looks comfy and professional.

"The perplexity of life arises from there being too many interesting things in it for us to be interested properly in any of them."
- G. K. Chesterton

A clean house is a sign of a wasted life.

It's much more fun, this growing down. -RIP Uncle Shelby-
Offline Offline

Posts: 3199
Joined: 29-Jan-2008

will work for yarn

View Profile
« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2012 10:27:44 AM »

*blushes* thanks.

the reduction of te width of the pattern only took me working out how many stitches there are to eah pattern repeat, doing some maths, trying it out, realising I'd done the maths wrong and going from there lol.
Tutorial Contributor

You don't have to type the whole thing...Call me Nooo :D
Offline Offline

Posts: 2505
Joined: 12-Apr-2009

I make stuff when the tiny humans allow it.

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2012 12:17:26 PM »

That is such a pretty pattern, you did a great job. I made a cowl from bamboo one time and it was so nice and soft! I bet this hat is delightful to wear.

Let's swap lil gelli prints or ATCs!

Instagram: @oops_icraftmypants (Possible swap spoilers.)
Winter STS
Etsy Shop
Rubber Stamps
I bring needles to bed.
Offline Offline

Posts: 5
Joined: 05-Jan-2012

View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: January 05, 2012 03:46:34 PM »

I love the feeling of bamboo! With the bamboo and wool, you have quite a nice combination! Beautiful hat, too!

Social Media Blogger | http://www.wellreadreviews.com
Do you need Scentsy? | http://youneedmore.scentsy.us
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

Latest Blog Articles
September 20, 2017 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Suit Jacket Purse
Best Friends

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

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.