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The DIY Sweater Mitten Making Mansion and Tutorial: A Blast From the Past: 2012

All of the attention and fun that has been coming out of Bernie Sanders Sweater Mittens has inspired me to look back at a fun sweater mitten making class I taught in 2012 and some pictures of the finished mittens … Continue reading

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DIY Mittens From an Upcycled Flannel Shirt = Shmittens :)

Hey all you Smitten people out there. Remember my Mittens Made From Sweaters posts and videos? Well, here’s another fun idea that I’m now calling: SHMITTENS!!! Hahahahaha! Get it? Shirt + Mittens = SHMITTENS!!! Oh my gosh, sometimes I just … Continue reading

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Good News! The Smitten Pattern is Up and Running Again.

Thank you for letting me know that the pattern link was broken so I could get to the bottom of it. Good News! It’s up and running again. You can click here for the step-by-step tutorial and the pattern link. … Continue reading

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Sweater to Hat and Mitten Tutorial

There’s a crackling fire in our wood stove and the fresh snow in the mountains is inspiring me  to refashion an ill-fitting sweater into a festive pair of mittens and a warm hat. How about you? Click here for the … Continue reading

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Smitten Winner Number Two

Thank you, once again, for pinning and all of your wonderful comments over at my eHow Upcycled Sweater Dress Tutorial. As promised, I chose one lucky pinner to win this pair of Smittens made from the left over sweater pieces. … Continue reading

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Winter Sweater Dress and Another Giveaway

Ok now, I would seriously wear my new refashioned sweater dress EVERY day if I thought nobody would notice. It is super comfy (especially since my sweet tooth has been running amok over the holidays) and it is super warm. … Continue reading

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And the Winner of the Smittens is…….

Linda Salzman Sieroslawski! Congratulations, Linda! Email me at bhunting@eoni.com and let me know where to send them. You can find my tutorial for the Smittens here. Happy Holidays! For more inspiration:

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The Smittens Are Back!! Just In Time For The Holidays!!

I’ve been smitten with sweater mittens ever since I taught my first class on how to make them. They are perfect for holiday gifts and the possibilities are endless. I like to call them “Smittens”. Hehe! Get it?…..sweater…..mittens…..SMITTENS!!! Ha! Sometimes … Continue reading

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The Envelope, Please….

I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season! I’d like to thank everyone who took the time to go over and check out my new You Tube channel. ¬†Its been fun to experiment with imovie and iphoto. One of … Continue reading

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Fingerless mittens from an old felted sweater

It’s that time of year again. Football games, woodsmoke, falling leaves, and chilly days. Perfect weather for some ¬†fingerless mittens. Lucky for me, someone donated this wool sweater to the thrift store because they washed it and thought it was … Continue reading

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