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09-07-2005, 05:49 PM
i want to make some baby Ugg's and i was wondering could i use Lion Brand suede instead od Berrco? does it matter?
09-07-2005, 05:55 PM
i want to make some baby Ugg's and i was wondering could i use Lion Brand suede instead od Berrco? does it matter? In theory, if the guage matches ... you should be good to go. ;) But then again, still ... not all yarns behave the same. :thinking:
09-07-2005, 05:59 PM
I think it's worth a try. They would look cute in 'suede'. For a kid that doesn't walk, your baby will have the best-dressed feet in town!!
09-07-2005, 06:16 PM
:thumbsup: right on! injust don't want her feet to get cold with fall comin!
09-07-2005, 11:14 PM
oooooooh i am thinkin' on making the Uggs too!! i have been looking at them for a while and i think i wanna do it now. i am prolly going to get the stuff it calls for and hoping i can get more than one pair out of them.
09-08-2005, 08:01 AM
I already had that idea, and tried it. LB suede is way too thick. I couldn't get the gauge small enough to match. I made a bootie anyway, squeezing in sts the best I could. The bootie still turned out way too big. :(
09-08-2005, 09:11 AM
I agree with Silver. I am using the Lion Suede for something right now and it's very thick and bulky.
09-08-2005, 11:14 AM
OK thanks Silver a :thumbsup: nd everybody!
i thought i would ask ya'll cause ya'll would know better than me!!!
i'm going to make the hat too!
09-08-2005, 02:22 PM
Where are you finding a pattern for these? I have some baby gifts to get/make and I would love to make a pair of these.
09-08-2005, 03:03 PM
Ugg Baby Booties (www.diynetwork.com/diy/na_knitting/article/0,2025,DIY_14141_3148516,00.html)
go 2 the bottom 2 find the pattern 4 the hat.