I adore these!

by adustyframe ~ November 21st, 2008

I found this pattern for Pocketbook Slippers. They look like a little purse when you’re not wearing them.

When my friend Joy was here, she found a wool sweater at the thrift store for $1.50. I usually find black or gray wool sweaters to unravel, so red was quite a find!

I taught her how to unravel it and she shared one ball of yarn with me.

These were super easy to knit. I finished them yesterday and I’ve been wearing them since. My feet are so toasty!

(You can see my swollen foot if you look closely enough. I twisted it at the retreat a couple weekends ago and it’s still swollen and sore. )

Lizzie

4 Thoughts Shared to I adore these!

  1. TransitionGirl

    hm… looks comfy!

    is your foot still hard to walk on? or just tender?

    It’s not so hard to walk on but definitely still tender.

  2. theprincessofquitealot

    Is red a rare find? I’ll be on the look out for you. Do you only want solid sweaters? (No stripes?)

    Well, I don’t know if it’s rare. I just usually find black or gray wool. You don’t have to look out for me–I find a few and it’s a big job so I don’t need TOO many!

  3. Joy

    Ok, now you’ve forced me to keep up with my knitting!!!

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