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oldlady
« on: May 15, 2011 05:11:37 AM »

I made my first pair of baby sneakers a few weeks ago and I still just can't get over how amazingly cute they are.  I get all silly and childish when I look at them. 


the first pair I made for a friend who is having her first baby soon and I wanted her to have something special for her little guy.  since then I just can't stop making them.



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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2011 07:27:56 AM »

I love , love, love, these!
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« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2011 10:25:44 AM »

So Cute!. I love little tiny shoes. These are perfect because they have all the cuteness of tiny sneakers, but they are a soft knit, which is better for baby's feet then real shoes.  Just perfect.
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« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2011 10:45:33 AM »

These are adorable. I wish I'd been able to make something like these for my nephew. My sister would have thought they were brilliant.
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« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2011 05:54:09 PM »

Every baby should have a pair (or several!) of these!!! Super cute!
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« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2011 05:54:38 PM »

I just wish my baby wasn't 4  Sad
maybe I'll have to fiddle with the pattern to make a pair for my kids anyway Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2011 11:11:15 PM »

Those are adorable!!!  When my 21 year old son was a new born, he won a pair of baby sized Nike runners from a local radio station and your sneakers remind me of them so much.
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« Reply #7 on: May 16, 2011 07:15:36 AM »

Cute, aren't they? Yours have come out so well! I can see why you can't stop making them. Ever since I found this pattern on Ravelry I haven't had an occasion to make them, but they are definitely still on my to-do list!
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« Reply #8 on: May 16, 2011 09:48:48 AM »

I don't usually get gooey about baby stuff, but oh my gosh, these are adorable!!  I want to hold a pair in my palm and coo at them.  Kiss
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« Reply #9 on: May 16, 2011 09:59:41 AM »

Kristel1978 - put those baby shoes on the top of your que.  you'll be addicted in no time.  I did look at that pattern that was on Ravelry but being unable to read portuguese I had to wing it and write it down as I went along.  it was quite a process Smiley

I just thought of an occasion for you... you know how some people have fuzzy dice on their rear view mirror... substitute with adorable sneakers

slothmuffin - I'm the same way, but there is something about these shoes that's got me all goofy.  my husband is getting kind of sick me acting like this
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« Reply #10 on: May 16, 2011 05:52:21 PM »

I made these sneakers and there's no baby in sight!  They are too cute.

I used the pattern on youtube. She goes through the pattern and crochet it step by step.
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« Reply #11 on: May 16, 2011 08:15:04 PM »

oh wow Shocked they are super cute
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« Reply #12 on: May 17, 2011 12:25:31 AM »

So cute!
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« Reply #13 on: May 17, 2011 10:02:37 AM »

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I just thought of an occasion for you... you know how some people have fuzzy dice on their rear view mirror... substitute with adorable sneakers

I have to finish the letters of my daughter's name first, but there are several colours of acrylic and white acrylic in my stash, so I might take you up on that idea.  Wink I found an English version on Ravelry... my Portugese is a little rusty too  Grin It's this one: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/crochet-baby-converse

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« Reply #14 on: May 17, 2011 10:31:47 AM »

These are so cute! I can't imagine a more perfect baby bootee! Smiley
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« Reply #15 on: May 17, 2011 05:09:34 PM »

I love the brown and pink color combo shoes.
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« Reply #16 on: May 25, 2011 06:27:00 PM »

cute... they look like a pair of baby converse <3
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« Reply #17 on: May 25, 2011 10:57:42 PM »

Oh my goodness. I might have to make a pair of these for my nephew... Do you have a pattern for it by chance? How long did they take you?
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« Reply #18 on: May 26, 2011 05:05:14 AM »

it takes me a few hours of uninterrupted work.  
I did write up a pattern and have it in my shop, however, I guess I wasted my time writing down my process because Ravelry and youtube have free patterns and tutorial videos

they are adorable shoes.  I love to make them and I have a friend who wants me to make some for her to give to her friends.  I'll probably make them for years and years and my future grandchildren will never have cold toes
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« Reply #19 on: May 26, 2011 05:38:01 PM »

OH MY I just love love love love them! They are adorable. I even have a brand new granddaughter to crochet for  Grin
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« Reply #20 on: May 27, 2011 07:31:04 AM »

omg so CUTE!  I really love the pink and brown ones... *eyes my 3-year-old's feet*
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« Reply #21 on: July 20, 2011 09:08:26 AM »

If memory serves me right, the original pattern was an Annies Attic, which included skates, Mary Janes, cowboy boots, and more. I first made the Mary Janes and shoe skates for my niece some 32 yrs ago. I also ended up making the others since they were so darn cute.
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