6950Re: Can you make an asym hammock
- Oct 5, 2004--- In email@example.com, "seuss910" <wrv77@y...> wrote:
> Asymmetry was achieved with the cut of the hammock, not so muchsewed
> with the fold. I started with a kind of squared off trapezoid,
> a soft webbing along the end hems for bulk, pleated the ends, andThis is similar to what I did, but I used a shape more like a
> then tied the hanging straps around the bunched ends.
parallelogram, like so: http://tinyurl.com/62zmc
I kept the bias of the cloth aligned with the support points (i.e.
centerline of the hammock), since you don't want any stretch in that
dimension. I got a moderate asym feel with a 3" cut on each side.
I'd be tempted to go to about 6" for the next try.
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