Crafty Cathy

knitting.crocheting.sewing.photography.

  • Welcome

    I can be both crafty and crafty. Here you'll find most of the former and sometimes a little of the latter.

    I knit.
    I crochet amigurumi's.
    Sometimes I sew.
    Occasionally I cook.
    I always take pictures.

  • Recent FO’s

    DSC06570 Little Red Riding Hood

    Flower Power DSC05784

    Baptismal Gown SYTYCD Hat

    Baby Blankie Baby Dragon

    DSC04921 DSC04920

    DSC04917 Modified Simple Shoes

    Hello Baby! Cable Jumper

    Ragland Ninja Baby Double Trouble Cable Hat

    Saarjte's Bootees Sk8er Booties

    Two Tone Socks DSC04627

    Bunny for Baby DSC04617

    DSC04619 (Large) For the Horde 3-25-08 1

    DSC04610 (Small) Bring Spring Bunnies

Sk8er Booties

Posted by 2ton Inspired on October 24, 2007

Having owned a few pair of Converse sneakers in my life I couldn’t resist the challenge of creating a knitted pair after seeing some crocheted ones. It took a few tries and many mis-matched sizes before I was able to make two of the same and be satisfied with the pattern.

Although there are quite a few ends to weave in and some seaming to do I will definitely make more of these in all sorts of colors. Eventually I think I will change the pattern to work in the round to avoid the seaming. But for now I’m quite pleased with myself for defeating the pattern!

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