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Old 03-06-2007, 05:17 PM   #1
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Elongating a bottom-up hat cuff after the hat is finished
I made a nice hat, and I love it, except I really wish I'd made the cuff long enough to fold over. It's an inch long. Is it possible to pick up stitches along the cast-on edge of the cuff, make it longer, and still have it look good?
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Old 03-06-2007, 05:18 PM   #2
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Sure you can. You can pick up stitches along the edge, and since you're going to fold it up over where you picked them up, nobody will be the wiser.
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Old 03-06-2007, 05:22 PM   #3
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Wow, thanks for replying so quickly! I was thinking it might show, since I fold it over a little now, since the hat seemed to be a too long with the cuff down. I think I'll try it anyway. I hope it doesn't show.
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