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Lana
01-12-2006, 04:07 PM
I suppose size 0 dpn weren't a good choice for me, but it was the only size I had enough to make both simultaneously.

I think I may have a museum of US yarn companies in my closets.
I tried to get the "Made in France" in the pic.

Christine's Baby Booties.
http://www.knittinghelp.com/knitting/free_patterns/socks.php

Jaxhil
01-12-2006, 04:10 PM
OMGosh, how cute!!!! I :heart: those booties!! size ZERO?! I'd be blind :shock:

You did a beautiful job-what is the yarn?

BonnieM
01-12-2006, 05:21 PM
They are adorable. How old is that yarn? Sears used to sell yarn???

laceys
01-12-2006, 05:35 PM
too cute!!! They are really nice.

hemaccredo
01-12-2006, 05:45 PM
they are so sweet! :)

kemp
01-12-2006, 05:57 PM
Soooooooooooo cute!

Ingrid
01-12-2006, 06:02 PM
aaaaaaw!

partydiva
01-12-2006, 06:10 PM
I really :heart: love those booties. I can only imagine how intense knitting with size "0" needles was because I get overwhelmed with size "6" needles. Great job. :thumbsup:

nanonette
01-12-2006, 08:21 PM
WOW!! These are just darling!! And your work is absolutely perfect!!

dustinac
01-12-2006, 10:33 PM
:inlove: them so cute.. great job!!

margie
01-12-2006, 11:05 PM
Those are just too cute!!

melissa.atkins
01-13-2006, 06:59 AM
They look extremely adorable!!!!

Great job!!!!!!

Lana
01-13-2006, 10:30 AM
Thank you all for the nice comments.

Hilary, I was definately sight impaired. I could barely see the end of the hook to pick up dropped sts.

Bonnie, I made a very lacey sweater with that yarn when I was pregnant with my second daughter.
Ummmmmmmmmmm, that was 1971. UGH

Not only did Sears carry yarn, it was wonderful yarn.
They also had a fabric department (where I worked PT) and sold their own line of sewing machines.
:frog: Lana

BonnieM
01-13-2006, 11:05 AM
LOL, I had #1 son in '78, so I'm not that far behind you. I say ugghhh alot, too, everytime he has a birthday, because I don't know where the years went. Anyway, how nice that you can tap into your yarn museum and enjoy your past purchases today!

MrsBear87
01-13-2006, 11:16 AM
My son was born in 78, too!

And the booties are adorable - future heirlooms!

Mer
01-13-2006, 01:21 PM
Those look perfect!

humblestumble
01-14-2006, 03:28 AM
AWESOME booties :shock: :inlove: ! I have sears sewing machines :) they still have them. Unless you mean "sears" as a brand...I have 3 kenmores which are Sears's brand now, but it's not "Sears" brand...if that makes sense

Angelia
01-14-2006, 09:02 AM
Oh, how adorable! :inlove:

Lana
01-14-2006, 10:44 AM
You're right Angela. Kenmore was the brand that was manufactured exclusively for Sears.
My first washer and dryer, window air conditioner, box fan and the only sewing machine I ever owned, were all Kenmore.
The only one I remember that said "Sears Kenmore" was the box fan.
Remember when Kenmore was the only brand that Sears carried?