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« on: June 20, 2012 08:12:31 PM »

These are knitted up and hand felted.  I can't believe the magic of felting!  It was my first time..

Here is a before and after felting pic, amazing!

Little pom poms for the tails Smiley

More on my blog here:http://makingitwell.blogspot.co.nz/2012/06/bunny-slippers.html Smiley
This pattern is called hopsalots by TinyOwlKnits and it's on Ravelry.

I'm pretty happy with how they came out and they're definitely warm and snuggly!  But too cute to ruin by scuffing around in all day!
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« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2012 08:47:38 PM »

Much, much cuteness!  Great job  Cheesy

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« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2012 05:14:27 AM »

So cute! Remind me of the bunny outfit from A Christmas Story, and it had the little bunny feet, too. Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: June 21, 2012 07:40:46 AM »

those are really cute, I love the shape of them.  Great job.

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« Reply #4 on: June 25, 2012 06:38:24 PM »

They turned out so cute!  I have a question though, do they continue to shrink if you machine wash and machine dry them?  Or is it felt once and then they wont shrink any more?  The whole felting process just confuses me. Huh

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« Reply #5 on: July 03, 2012 02:48:17 AM »

I think you can only felt to a certain degree and then they really can't shrink any more.
I felted these for ages to get them small enough but there is a point where they don't go any smaller Smiley  Hope this helps and if there's a felting expert out there, chime in!  I'm a newbie!

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« Reply #6 on: August 17, 2013 05:52:46 PM »

Oh wow! These are wayyy to cute! You did a really good job!
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« Reply #7 on: August 21, 2013 04:01:27 PM »

Ooh, I want to make some of these for my dad.  He likes goofy slippers.  Thank you for posting this.  They look great!!!

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« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2013 01:44:00 AM »

So cute Smiley

« Reply #9 on: September 30, 2013 12:32:33 PM »

Beautiful work!

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