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Thrummed Man Slippers
Retro Thrum Slippers by Fen Roessingh
Needle and yarn
US 10 - 6.0 mm
Imperial Yarn Columbia
Sifu Design Studio & Fine Yarns in Chicago, Illinois

Now that we’ve moved to chillier apartment with cold hardwood floors, Tim is jealous of my cozy slippers. So I’m making him a pair. I feel like it’s going faster than the first pair I made a year ago, but then again, that was one of my first projects ever.

10/30: One slipper down! Even though when I measured Tim’s feet, it said to make the large, I made a size between medium and large and it’s still a little big. I guess my gauge has changed a bit in a year. :) It still will be a nice, cozy pair of slippers.

For some reason I’m having a really hard time capturing the color in the photograph. It’s not quite as blue-purple as the the in-progress pic, but not quite as flat grey as the FO pic.

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About this yarn
by Imperial Yarn
Worsted / 10 ply
100% Wool
220 yards / 113 grams
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  • Project created: October 14, 2012
  • Finished: November 7, 2012
  • Updated: December 1, 2012