Warm Woolen Mittens

Warm woolen mittens and snow in Connecticut!! Last week we had warm weather and a hurricane (Sandy/Frankenstorm) and this week a Nor’easter swept through with about 5 inches of snow.
Our gazebo in the snow…
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Our Cape Cod house…My granddaughter trying to make a snow fort.
My house
The little greenhouse I made with old windows I found on the side of the road.
Little Window House
Minnie in the snow
Mom’s house in the snow. I took this picture at dusk. It’s a little blue and purple!
Mom's house
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These Mittens Were Made From Old Sweaters
Now for the mittens. I love these mittens. I bought them at a Christmas Fair in Pennsylvania. They were two elderly ladies that made these mittens from old sweaters. Don’t you just love that each mitten is different?? I love that.
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I love the white glove. My Mom wears sweaters that are pretty and embroidered like this glove. I like the way they used the part of the sweater with the buttons, too. Yummy!
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The underside of the mittens is different from the top also.
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Aren’t these gloves  super? I really want to MAKE them, of course. :)
zzzzzzC9561C493251B0E7B572C8A863B55985There are patterns for these on the internet, I’m sure. The inside is just fleece so it goes fast.
Did you like the mittens?
Best wishes,

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I am the crafter extraordinaire (on this blog anyway.) I live with my husband, my son, David, in a cozy cape cod style house in Connecticut.

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