View Full Version : Felted capelet pattern

12-05-2007, 08:32 AM
I've never felted before. I have some wool yarn which I'd like to knit into a capelet for my ten-year-old daughter. I just want a simple, knit in the round pattern (no opening). I've browsed KnittingPatternCentral, but I haven't found any quick, simple felted capelet pattern. Anyone have a link for a pattern, or any ideas to create my own? As I've never felted, I'm only worried about how knit it to size, so it will not be too small after I felt it. Any general tips would be appreciated!
Oops...sorry. I thought I was posting this under pattern central.

12-05-2007, 09:30 AM
hi kayeknit, I'm not finding any felted caplet patterns... but you could still use the wool and make one for her that is not felted... I did find this (http://knitting.about.com/od/felting/qt/felted_swatch.htm)on info how to create your own felting...:happydance:

12-05-2007, 03:57 PM
Thanks for that link.
But gosh, I have enough trouble getting my gauge right without worrying about all that extra math!
I'm scared!