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Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Happy Birthday, Mamma!

mama's mitts

My mother's birthday was last Friday, so I took a break from working on my 3rd Holla Knits design to whip up a pair of mitts for her. 

close up on the mitts

I made a pair of these at Christmas for myself, and I loved the pattern (Susie's Reading Mitts) so much that it's become my new go-to. The yarn is Stonehedge Fiber Mill Shepherd's Wool, and they turned out beautifully. 

birthday mitts

Now if the temperature drops below 90 degrees, she'll be able to wear them!

4 comments:

  1. and I LOVE them!!! Ill have to look in my package for my purple nail polish to match!! I'm so glad the mystery of the red mitts has been solved. Although I did enjoy wearing them a couple of times!

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    1. Oooo, that polish is Melissa's! I'll have to ask her what the color name is, so we can get some for you!

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