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Old 12-08-2005, 11:22 AM   #1
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My clogs in WOTA daffodill and grass. Those were the only 2 colors that I had enough yarn that even remotely went together. I am less than thrilled with how they turned out. I totally messed up the 2nd sole join right in the back on the 2nd clog and did not rip it back because I so wanted them to get there is a big lumpy thing in the back to contend with. Lesson learned? Felting doesn't hide *every* mistake!
I will be making another pair, though, because I can see how great the pattern is, even with my boo-boos. I have an idea for making some rubber-type outer soles for them so my next pair might be a wear-everywhere pair!
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Old 12-08-2005, 11:28 AM   #2
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ooops....I can see the lumpy thing, but I bet you won't be able to feel it. I really like the colors though!
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Old 12-08-2005, 12:55 PM   #3
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they look fine! I'm pretty sure that with wear that lumpy part will go away. as for colors that go together - there are no rules. go wild if you like. I plan on making an Avocado and Tulip pair soon. also considering Carrot and Blue Bonnet, as well as Violet and Hollyberry.

KK! yoo hoo, where is KK? I recall her mentioning that she likes the prefelted stitch pattern on the uppers.

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Old 12-08-2005, 01:23 PM   #4
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I think they look GORGEOUS! I love the colors!
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Old 12-08-2005, 02:10 PM   #5
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i love em too and the colors are wonderful.
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Old 12-10-2005, 12:05 PM   #6
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Those are FANNTASTIC! And, YES! I love that you didnt totally lose the st pattern! Those are my high school colors, btw...

I wonder if you could TRIM DOWN the lumpy part with scissors. You CAN cut felted material....may be worth a try if you're gonna make another pair anyway!

Can I add the ones I finished last night to this thread, for those that dont visit the KAL thread? Winter Night and Grass, with Mist soles.

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Well the lumpy thing is way down on the bottom and unless someone is lying on the floor no one will see it. I think they look great
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Old 12-10-2005, 03:58 PM   #8
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