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« on: May 02, 2013 02:28:27 PM »

I had a hankering for some color work so I made myself some rather unseasonal mittens.

I used Heather Desserud's pattern for Lotus Mittens, but I changed it up a little because the original pattern was much too long for me. The green is Knit Pick's Gloss and the multicolored is some hand dyed sock yarn I got from sarahj2001 in a swap.






And here's Alby, my Little Visitor, modeling them for me. Wink
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« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2013 03:07:23 PM »

beautiful!
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« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2013 03:15:54 PM »

These are lovely!
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« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2013 03:24:36 PM »

I don't knit so this pattern looks very complicated to me.  But these mitts are wonderful, and I love the colours.
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« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2013 06:02:13 PM »

How ornate & gorgeous! Beautiful work!
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« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2013 08:16:28 PM »

Wow, these are sooooo pretty!
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« Reply #6 on: May 03, 2013 04:48:34 AM »

Those are amazing! Beautiful work!
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« Reply #7 on: May 03, 2013 07:17:46 AM »

Thanks for all the lovely compliments!

I don't knit so this pattern looks very complicated to me.  But these mitts are wonderful, and I love the colours.

The pattern isn't too bad. It would be ambitious for a beginner but once you've had experience with shaping and colorwork it's not too complicated.
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« Reply #8 on: May 08, 2013 02:44:24 PM »

WOW, those are impressive mittens!!!
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« Reply #9 on: May 09, 2013 08:57:59 AM »

LOVE! They are so pretty.
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