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« on: April 15, 2007 07:47:19 PM »

When I was pregnant with my older daughter (now 23), I decided to crochet her a pair of baby "booties" which resembled hiking boots (tan, red laces).  Being a first-time mother, I didn't realize that my creation was large enough for a two-year-old until a catty acquaintance clued me in.  Question:  has anyone ever crocheted an appropriately sized pair of baby booties that look like hiking boots? Now that I've reached the age where the next step is grandmotherhood, I might like to try again.

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« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2007 03:54:13 AM »

that's SUCH a cute idea!!!
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« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2007 04:22:40 AM »

Seems like you could take that Ugg pattern and modify that. The ugg patt is from the DIY network, and bev's country cottage has a ton of other patterns to look at for size and style.

Or knitting pattern central.

Edit : Dur, you said crochet. So my post is useless then. Crochet pattern central then.
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« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2007 06:12:31 PM »

I don't know much about the subject but if you put them in the washing machine and dryer will they shrink? Or would that just turn them into felt?
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« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2007 09:17:45 PM »

This totally won't help because I'm a sewer, not a knitter or crocheter...  But anyway.  Smiley  I was given a pair of crocheted cowboy boots for my first-born.  There were infant size and super cute!  The were blue with white stars on the side and she made them look like they have a little cowboy boot heel.  They are just too cute.  SO...  I know it can be done, but like I said, this probably won't help... Roll Eyes
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