doldrums but fun

it's frogged.

so i've been working on glampyre's camisole tube in lovely lilac cottontots... i didn't get gauge so i went down a size, which according to the magical world of maths was the correct thing to do, but it's still a little monstrously big...


and i don't know that i think it will look any good on me when it's done. as someone without much of a waist on the best of days, i can't help but wonder about something that's purposely baggy around the middle.


so, i could knit the remaining 4 inches of 3x3 ribbing and see (and monkey around with the idea of a strip of elastic around the top), i could frog it and reknit it on smaller needles or a size smaller still, or i could put it in my basket and decline to think about it for a while.

3 comments:

Lisa Thursday, April 20, 2006 11:28:00 pm  

It might look cute with a ribbon just under the ninjas (is that what we're calling them?) Are there any eyelets in the back that you can feed it through?

alpineflower Friday, April 21, 2006 9:59:00 am  

Did you email glampyre? She might help you out. And we need to do a field trip to Lambshoppe. Email me.

heatherfeather Friday, April 21, 2006 10:31:00 am  

nah, it's not a pattern problem at all - i used the wrong yarn, and it's not a pattern that will work for my body type...

maybe it will be a gifty top i can make for someone.

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