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Topic: How would you knit a stressball cover?  (Read 1290 times)
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« on: January 06, 2006 02:45:52 PM »

I am making a relaxation kit for someone, and I got to thinking that I could make a stressball, or buy a premade one and knit a litle cover for it, but Im not exactly sure how I would knit a round ball. Any suggestions? If you can think of a pattern please post. All I can think of is to cast on about 18, knit in the round an inch and start a decrease, but that would only make 1/2 of a ball.... sort of like a little hat. Your ideas are appriciated.
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2006 02:52:33 PM »

That sounds like a really great gift! Sorry I don't have any patterns to share, but I was thinking that you could knit two pieces in shapes like a baseball has and stitch them together. Sizing would be hard, but it might be easier than putting together 2 mini-hats. Please post what you end up with!

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« Reply #2 on: January 06, 2006 03:02:09 PM »

I dont know if I could do that without ripping open a baseball or a tennis ball to get the exact shape. Id feel bad destroying a useable ball. There has to be a better solution.
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2006 03:13:44 PM »

Here is a pattern for knitting a christmas ball ornament.  Maybe you can adopt this into the stress ball.


« Reply #4 on: January 06, 2006 07:20:31 PM »

I had difficulty opening the link... but thanks! I knew there had to be a pattern out there!
Ohhhh, when I got it opened I saw that someone paid for the pattern. If you paid, thanks. That was really kind of you.
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