View Full Version : Looking for a cape pattern

02-20-2006, 10:07 PM
a full length hooded cape like for a Ren Faire
my Buddy in the UK does not get those neat little cheep patterns we find at Wal Mart and the Like
and I havenot found one that appears smooth online (most are short or with Harsh lines)


02-20-2006, 10:17 PM
This (http://www.craftbits.com/viewProject.do?projectID=550) has a nice length and shape. I don't know if you'd want silver, though. ;)

Enchanted Knitting has some wonderful cloaks, but I can't find a picture of them on line.

02-20-2006, 11:59 PM
Is this the book you're talking about, Ingrid?

Enchanted Knitting: Charted Motifs for Hand and Machine Knitting (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1883010217/sr=8-1/qid=1140494276/ref=pd_bbs_1/104-3854800-9151927?%5Fencoding=UTF8)

Maybe it could be had at the library?

02-21-2006, 12:02 AM
That's it! It has some fantastic charts, designed for machine knitting, but useable for hand knitting, as well.

The cloaks are beautiful, too, though they would take a long time to knit, for sure.

As for the library. . . it's not really a 'popular' knitting book, so who knows?

02-27-2006, 01:29 AM
oh well if its not a populer knitting title the library is diffinatly going to have it. :lol: seems thats the only knitting books i been able to get from them. not complaing cause i been getting some really old original patterns that way ....but good luck looking im going to look too.