Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-03-2007, 03:44 PM   #1
Orangey
Casting On
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Southern Ca.
Posts: 13
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
A ? about sizing
How do I figure out how many stitches I need based on someones chest size?
I just finished a tank top for my daughter and a friend asked me to make one for her daughter, but I used the biggest size and Im not sure how many stitches I need to increase the patter by to fit my friends daughter.
I hope that made sense...
Orangey is offline   Reply With Quote

 

This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 07-03-2007, 07:48 PM   #2
Ingrid
Moderator
Mod Squad
 
Ingrid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Pleasant Valley, NY
Posts: 29,583
Thanks: 21
Thanked 2,241 Times in 1,838 Posts
You measure how many stitches per inch you got with your yarn and needles and then multiply that by the number of inches you need to knit.
__________________
"Trust the pattern!"

Time flies like an arrow, but fruit flies like a banana.

Hop aboard while we follow the cloud-covered van of knitting harmony, man!! Woooo!! --Hedgehog

IngridKH on Ravelry
Ingrid is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
sizing ode2joy14 General Knitting 10 07-31-2009 07:46 AM
Sizing up help please petleg How-to Questions 8 05-31-2009 02:22 PM
sizing uniquo How-to Questions 1 04-15-2009 09:29 PM
Need sizing help SabrinaJL How-to Questions 3 02-15-2007 06:11 PM
Sizing CarmenIbanez General Knitting 9 04-25-2006 05:03 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:36 PM.