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« on: October 10, 2007 10:54:52 PM »

I was watching The Wizard of Oz and I needed something to keep busy. I decided to crochet some slippers and as if by the will of the Gods, I had sparkly red yarn. It was destiny. 2 hours later, I had slippers that rock.

Yarn used was Bernat's Ping Pong.





 I added the purple just to keep things interesting... that and red and purple look fabulous together.

Now please be kind, I'm a knitter not a crocheter. The pattern was taught to me by my grandmother, I added the straps for to keep them on better.
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« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2007 11:12:23 PM »

i think they are totally awesome!!! i love them!!!
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« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2007 11:14:51 PM »

Fantastic!  I'm wondering, though - are they itchy?  Sometimes those pretty novelty yarns can be less than friendly to bare skin...
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« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2007 11:34:17 PM »

Fantastic!  I'm wondering, though - are they itchy?  Sometimes those pretty novelty yarns can be less than friendly to bare skin...

 Ive been wearing them since I made them and so far no itchiness. I normally hate novelty yarns but this shit rocks.
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« Reply #4 on: October 11, 2007 12:56:36 AM »

Awesome!!!  I just love that movie!!  Beautiful, beautiful job!!!
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« Reply #5 on: October 11, 2007 02:21:11 AM »

very nice!  i love them...
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« Reply #6 on: October 11, 2007 04:19:26 AM »

 Cheesy I LOVE THE WIZARD OF OZ  Cheesy.

Not being either a knitter or crochet - er (!) I think these are great - although I prefer to go barefoot.  And 2 hours.  That would like take me forever.  So well done.  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: October 11, 2007 04:28:44 AM »

Ohhhh too cute! I love that movie.
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« Reply #8 on: October 11, 2007 08:00:14 AM »

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« Reply #9 on: October 11, 2007 01:01:49 PM »

how adorable! now, just tap your heals together three times...
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