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« on: December 23, 2013 01:04:24 AM »

I knitted a pair of felted shoes for my girlfriend:


I used size 12 needles and blue felt wool. After knitting i threw them in the washing machine with a few tennis balls to shrink them to the correct size!

As my girlfriend has always cold feet I added an inductive coil in the outsole, when she puts her feet on the small wooden platforms (which are connected to a power supply) the shoes are heated from the inside:-)
I've created a detailed explanation on how I created them on instructables.

Merry christmas everyone:-)
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« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2013 02:58:33 AM »

What a neat idea!! and WARM!!!  Cheesy Cheesy =^..^=
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« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2013 08:59:05 AM »

Holy cow, these are amazing! Heated felt shoes? Win! They even look nice. You're such a great friend.
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« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2013 03:05:08 PM »

Wow, these are awesome!
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