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mandyandbingley
« on: January 16, 2014 11:46:40 AM »

Finally embarked on making things for my feet... first with a pair of awesome but simple slippers, and then my first pair of socks Smiley

The Slippers:

Ravelry page: http://www.ravelry.com/projects/mandyandbingley/beas-slippers

The Socks:

Ravelry page: http://www.ravelry.com/projects/mandyandbingley/hermiones-everyday-socks
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« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2014 01:03:25 PM »

these are super cute! the slippers look extra cozy!
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« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2014 01:12:12 PM »

LOVE!!!! I so want those socks Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2014 01:25:26 PM »

That sock pattern is one of my all time favorites!

Great job--I love that you used a different color for the toes...
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« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2014 02:46:44 PM »

I agree, love the black on the toes and heels.
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« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2014 03:20:49 PM »

These make me happy. Handmade socks are the best.
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« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2014 04:20:50 PM »

Thanks  Cheesy I think I may get addicted to sock knitting now. I really like how they feel Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: January 16, 2014 05:41:55 PM »

I know! I have some socks I crocheted for myself and every time I put them on I think "Oh wow, it's like these were custom made just for me" and then I remember that yes, yes they were.
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« Reply #8 on: January 16, 2014 08:07:18 PM »

LOVE!!!! I so want those socks Smiley

Me, too! Awesome job!
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« Reply #9 on: January 17, 2014 05:53:10 AM »

I know! I have some socks I crocheted for myself and every time I put them on I think "Oh wow, it's like these were custom made just for me" and then I remember that yes, yes they were.

lol--you are so funny!

Handmade socks take quite a bit of time and effort, so they truly are a labor of love...I knew you would become addicted, Mandy...Grin...I swore I would never make socks...now I have a bin of sock yarn and three sets of sock needles...ahhhh...can't wait to see more socks!
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« Reply #10 on: January 17, 2014 08:12:38 AM »

Love both of these. Great work!
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« Reply #11 on: January 18, 2014 08:48:19 AM »

The whole time I was knitting them, it was hitting me... While I love knitting hats, how many can I actually use.. But socks (and I love fun colorful socks) you can always use Wink

The toe and heel color is thanks to the lady that dyes the yarn, with this color she made little mini skeins to match the main color for them Smiley
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« Reply #12 on: January 18, 2014 02:05:26 PM »

We have a person here that puts together sock kits with mini skeins for the heel and toe...Mandy--I thought the same thing this year...I love making hats, but I can only wear so many myself...socks you can wear daily and people love them as gifts!
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« Reply #13 on: January 20, 2014 04:05:18 PM »

Those are awesome!
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« Reply #14 on: January 24, 2014 10:04:24 PM »

oh~ both of those are so pretty and look comfy!
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« Reply #15 on: October 31, 2014 06:41:46 AM »

Ok i am in love your socks rock!  Smiley congrats on the amazing labour of warmth!
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« Reply #16 on: December 01, 2014 10:34:47 AM »

Love these!
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« Reply #17 on: March 09, 2015 01:47:28 PM »

Fantastic!!!! Lovely
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WeeFreeRhie
« Reply #18 on: March 15, 2015 02:22:25 PM »

Oh so cozy and pretty!
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