Originally Posted by mascarasnake
Oh yeah, don't be afraid to substitute! There are all sorts of cheap acrylics that don't feel like brillo pads...caron simply soft, lion microspun...go cheap and washable! Just make up a swatch, and use your gauge to determine the pattern. Do you have Stitch N Bitch Nation? There are really easy to follow instructions in there for resizing a pattern.
Oh and about the cute tank top that Julie posted--is it that it's such a cute tank or such a damned cute little girl?!?
Thanks, m.s. ...
I had a copy of SNB from the library a while back, but never got a chance to read much of it. I'll grab it again. And after bragging about Knitting for Dummies on another thread, I guess I could go whip it out & see if there are instructions in there!! Sheesh!
And, yes, that little girl looks like she was made to model. What a cutie patootie!