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urban slippers

Added Dec 29, 2008

by powerpuffgir...

Baltimore, Maryl...

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Description

I made these slippers for my brother for christmas. I had to make the pattern larger for his feet. I added a couple layers of batting in between, contrasting piping, and a soft fluffy lining on the inside of the slipper. The design on the top is supposed to be an urban grid, but it looks a little like tire tracks. Oh- and I added a piece of vinyl- I like to call it the panda paw- so that they don’t slide on the wood floor.

Material Notes

felt, felt, and more felt.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Credits

my brother.

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    Aug 26, 2009, 04.50 PMby mesha2316

    Awesome!

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    Dec 30, 2008, 02.06 PMby camilaustral

    they are great!! and he seems to love them :)

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    Dec 30, 2008, 12.55 PMby emilyjune83

    These are great, you have inspired me to pull out my pattern and get sewing.

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    Dec 30, 2008, 02.35 AMby grizzy

    Love these slippers – unique and whimsical! I love anything in felt but these are great ‘cause they’re different and the tire tracks are terrific.

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    Dec 29, 2008, 09.17 PMby youarethestars

    These look great! For the Yule-tide season we planned on making felt slippers that Martha Stewart had a pattern for last issue. These are equally darling and much more practical. How inspiring! Rock on!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 07.01 PMby sew4my3

    How cute! I really like the “tire tracks”, it adds a bit of whimsy! Great gift and I’m sure your brother will find them pleasing.

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