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« on: March 10, 2012 08:06:28 PM »

I made these fingerless mitts for my Fabric Basket Swap partner Wendiek.




I wanted to depict some sewing aspect (as that is her primary craft) and thought of the spool and scissors motifs.
Cute, but not enough.

I ran a "thread" connecting the 2 gloves together!
I need to make a pair of these for myself!



(Bit of a wonky "action" shot. I had to have my 5yr old daughter sit on my lap so she could take the picture "right side up" Grin)

The mitts are knit with Lion Brand Fisherman's Wool and the details are done in duplicate stitch with stash yarn.

Thanks for checking them out!
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« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2012 09:37:08 PM »

Wendiek should love these!  I do!
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« Reply #2 on: March 11, 2012 12:32:07 PM »

Well, mullerslanefarm, I DO love them!!!

They fit perfectly, feel so soft and are GOOD LOOKING!! I've been showing them off a few times now, but since Spring is coming, the weather is too warm to wear those beautiful gloves!!! You should make yourself a pair!

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(in the background of your picture I can see that fun hoopla you made me, it makes me smile whenever I look at it)
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« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2012 05:53:06 PM »

Oh, my gosh. I know exactly what i'm making my aunt for Christmas. And possibly myself. These are fabulous!
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