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Old 11-03-2007, 06:02 PM   #1
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FO: Katy's Christmas Mitts






Pattern: http://carissaknits.blogspot.com/200...ess-mitts.html
Yarn: Lionbrand Fisherman's Wool. 100% wool. Hand dyed by our very own Foxyie!
Needles: Size 6 bamboo


These were an amazingly quick knit. I think there are definitely more of these gloves in my future. I love the way the thumb gusset worked up. I think that if I was to make a set for myself, I'd end up making the ribbing on the top maybe 7 rows instead of ten, simply because I have small hands.
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Old 11-03-2007, 08:12 PM   #2
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i never pay attention to usernames when i'm looking at the fo's and wip's and i was just looking at the picture thinking that is a very nice color and when i got to the end i saw that i had dyed it!

silly me, no wonder i liked it, heh. great job on the mitts!

how is it to work with that yarn? i have only dyed it so far. i have not gotten a chance to use it myself.
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Its delicious to work with. There was no scratchy wool feeling. Wearing them around, they're really warm without being too scratchy or itchy.

Huge thumbs up to you dahling! I love the dye job, and can't wait to work with the other colors you dyed too! *hug*
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Old 11-03-2007, 09:01 PM   #4
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They came out awesome!!!
and I the colors!! great job dyeing Foxyie!!
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Old 11-03-2007, 09:17 PM   #5
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They look great! I love the cable and of course the colour is great.
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I love those. I really need to try some if I ever slog through the Christmas knitting. I love the colorway too.
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You should give em a shot! Almost like instant gratification
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Old 11-03-2007, 11:42 PM   #8
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They look great and the colors are lovely.
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I love those! I really like the thumb gusset. I've been making Fetchings & Dashings for Christmas, but I think I prefer this style of thumb. And the colors are beatiful! Great job.
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They turned out great! I've added these to my list! LOL
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