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By Renee Rigdon, Zabet Stewart

Knitting, beading and sewing initiatives to make - or now not. no matter what.
&break;&break;If you will describe your favourite crafts as "supercute" - no, allow us to rephrase: If the assumption of handcrafting the main nauseatingly cute plush bunny you've ever noticeable units your middle atwitter - be happy to prevent studying. We'll comprehend. Really.
&break;&break;If you're nonetheless examining, you will be cynical and uninterested with syrupy crafts as we're. (Huzzah!) For you and your likeminded AntiCraftspeople, we now have hand-selected twenty-five tasks from the main gifted crafters you'll by no means locate within the mainstream (whatever that even means). Behold:&break;&break;• Creations your goody-goody little sister will roll her eyes at, together with snake-motif thigh-highs and a duct-tape corset.&break;&break;• counsel and sidebars to rejoice (with as a lot enthusiasm as any people can muster) your delightfully darkish nature, together with prompt mood-enhancers (soundtracks, videos, etc.) for making every item.&break;&break;• simple thoughts for knitting, crochet and jewelry-making virgins - entire with step by step photographs to save lots of you from the embarrassment of asking that annoyingly perky coworker for help.&break;&break;Join us within the AntiCraft stream - the place self-expression, irrespective of how socially unacceptable, is given a scalpel and room to function.

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Row 13: K2tog, K1, Ssk. Repeat Rows 3–13 once more. Bind off all sts. Flames (make five): Using smaller double-point needles and MC, cast on 15 sts. Divide evenly between three needles (5 sts per needle). Join together in a round without twisting the sts. Rounds 1–10: K MC all sts. Rounds 11–12: K6 MC, Sl3, K6 MC. Round 13: (K2 MC, K1 CC1) across all sts. Rnd 14: (K1 MC, K2 CC1) across all sts. Rnd 15: K CC1 all sts. Rnd 16: K6 CC1, K2tog CC1, K7 CC1. Rnd 17: K CC1 all sts. Rnd 18: K6 CC1, K2tog CC1, K6 CC1.

Do not sk sts on backside; only sk sts on palm side. Do not break off but continue to shape pinky finger. For L–XL: *(Ch 4, dc) in next 2 ch 4 sp on back side RS facing, (ch 4, dc in ch 4 sp) on palm side WS facing directly behind next st, sk next back side sp. Repeat from * twice more. Do not break off but continue to shape pinky finger. Right hand finger shaping: For S–M: *(Ch 4, dc) in next 2 ch 4 sp on palm side RS facing, (ch 4, dc in ch 4 sp) on back side WS facing directly behind next st. Repeat from * twice more.

Change to double-point needles when the hat’s circumference becomes too small for a circular needle. When all rows of the chart have been completed, 60 sts remain. Finishing: Separate the MC and CC stitches, placing the MC stitches on waste yarn or stitch holders. Cut the CC yarn, leaving a 16" (41cm) tail. Thread the CC yarn through all of the CC stitches while removing them from the needles. Pull the yarn tight, and secure. Repeat with MC stitches. Weave in ends. Designer bio: I’ve always loved to design clothing.

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