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« Reply #10 on: February 13, 2010 09:40:18 AM »

Wow, those look great.

How long did they take to make?  How much yarn did they take?
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« Reply #11 on: February 13, 2010 10:45:14 AM »

thanks!
maizella: just make sure if you do make a pair that when you do your gauge swatch that you stretch your gauge a bit - if you do it right on the gauge it will end up looking like leggings (at least that's what happened to me) and I had to re-do it.
kjlutz thanks!  I bought a cone of yarn and it looks like they took just about/just over half of the cone.  I have no idea how much yarn that is.  As far as how long - actual knitting time maybe just under 2 weeks.  I started officially in the beginning of January and had several false starts (which I documented in the blog posts) - and would just have them sitting there and stare at them before starting up on them again.
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« Reply #12 on: February 14, 2010 01:41:14 PM »

those are seriously awesome.  you're an inspiration!
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« Reply #13 on: February 15, 2010 10:17:45 AM »

so sweet - thank you!  you can totally make your own - you just have to get a little friendly with math!  Smiley
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