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« on: July 30, 2010 08:46:54 AM »

After my niece picked out not only chucks (such a great taste) but neon green & orange chucks, I was inspired to make her some really hot fingerless gloves for Christmas this year.  I already wanted to make these gloves for her, but these colors really make me happy  Smiley  I hope she loves them!



I used the Stripe It Up Fingerless Gloves pattern on ravelry.  Free!
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« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2010 09:34:43 AM »

great work.....love the colors.... they make me wanna smile!
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« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2010 10:18:38 AM »

Chucks are a similar kind of sneakers to Converse, correct? If so, yea, those are totally rockin.  The mitts are going to look great with them! Such a lucky niece!
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« Reply #3 on: July 30, 2010 11:27:37 AM »

Yes, Chucks are slang for Converse All-Stars  Smiley 

If anyone cares, the yarn is just Caron Simply soft Brites.  They have the best colors and good prices, I love that brand!

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« Reply #4 on: July 30, 2010 11:58:03 AM »

Yes, Chucks are slang for Converse All-Stars  Smiley 

If anyone cares, the yarn is just Caron Simply soft Brites.  They have the best colors and good prices, I love that brand!

Thanks!

Ah, it is a slang term! Thanks for the info (learn something new everyday!)  I agree with you about Caron's Simply Soft line, it washes up super soft and is a great, versatile and machine wash/dry yarn!  I think this is probably my favorite acrylic, although Red Heart Soft is up there too (although slightly larger gauge than the Caron SS).
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