Category Archives: hot-pants

FOr and Dancer

Yep, that’s not a typo: this is an FO for a dancer friend of mine ­čÖé As promised, a quick dance pants photoshoot with the recipient. You can find the Ravelry Project Page┬áhere for some of the specs. I posted … Continue reading

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Sneak Peak: Hot Pantz!

The hot, dance pants are finished! I am super excited about them and my dear friend has told me she *might* even allow me to photograph her wearing them this weekend!! As with many knitted garments, I can’t fake this … Continue reading

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Hot Pants Math

I have done the math! I have fully used both my gauge swatch and a sample pattern to figure out how one constructs a pair of knit pants. And now, all that’s left is to see how they turn out. … Continue reading

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Swatching and Spinning (oh and measuring feet . . .)

Thanks for all of the votes on the socks and hats challenge. I think we can safely say that knitters . . . do as they please. And it’s good to remember just how quirky and fun and different we … Continue reading

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