I need some help. Cause I am about to cry and pull my hair.
The pattern is Spring Flowers, (CH-17) by fiber trends. (ravelry page
, fiber trends site
) I am using bunny hop yarn (ravelry page
, straw.com site
I got perfect (or so it seems) gauge of 5 SPI. I made 2 modifications in the pattern (swapped out the lace motif and the waist)
Originally Posted by my ravelry project page
modified the waist rounds (instead of p2tog one round then K1, M1, i did a [P9, P2tog] to end (giving me 100 stitches), YO, P2tog round, then a p round, then switched to the light blue color for the top portion. This mimicked the eyelet rounds on the bottom lace portion of the skirt)
I am aiming for a 20 inch round bodice. Since my dd wouldn't let me measure her, i measured a dress that fits her, and it's 20". Am I doing my math wrong? Shouldn't 100 stitches = 20 inches? Is there some secret i should know about this particular stitch pattern? It's essentially seed stitch (K1,P1 round one, then P1 K1 round two) with a round of knits in between. Can anyone offer any advice? I was hoping to get this done in time for her birthday party (April 14....