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« on: January 24, 2012 05:46:49 PM »

This is a little bit of recycling, felting and kids footware.
I made slippers from felted wool sweaters for my nieces for Christmas this year. The pattern is free from HellomynameisHeather. http://www.heatherbaileydesign.com/Booties.html


I added holly leaves cut from felt, buttons and some pre-cut felt snowflakes to jazz them up a bit.


This pair is for the walker. The soles are cut from the wrist of the sweater. The sweater was a hoodie, so I snipped the hood cord and used it for a loop to help make them easier to pull on.
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« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2012 05:50:48 PM »

Oh my gosh, those are adorable!
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« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2012 06:58:21 PM »

Those are so sweet! I have some wool sweaters around here, I wonder if I could manage an adult size for me? Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2012 07:04:31 PM »

Martha Stewart has a free pattern for adult sizes:
http://www.marthastewart.com/864540/stephanies-sewn-felt-slippers?czone=crafts/sewing-cnt/sewing-projects&center=326405&gallery=274709&slide=864892

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« Reply #4 on: January 24, 2012 07:23:07 PM »

Awesome, thanks!
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So completely cute!  We need a baby shot! Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: January 25, 2012 05:06:50 AM »

Those are adorable! Thank you for the link to the adult size, too. Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: January 25, 2012 12:01:20 PM »

These are so adorable!  I'm with Mare on wanting to try an adult size!
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« Reply #8 on: January 25, 2012 11:48:51 PM »

the holly slippers are sooo cute!
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