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Contest Winners!

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And the winners of a free copy of the Bella’s Mittens pattern are…..

Katherine of It All



I’ve already emailed you a copy of the pattern if you won, so please let me know if you don’t find it in your in-box.

I also wanted to thank everyone for their kind comments about the mittens! I’ve never designed anything before, and I’m sure I’ve made mistakes, but its really nice to hear how much you enjoy the pattern.

Also, as a general announcement, I have received many many many requests to knit a pair of these mittens and sell them. I’m a mother of two, and I work full-time. My youngest just turned 5 months old and is teething, so I’m lucky if I get a chance to eat dinner when I get home much less knit as much as I would like to. If you really really would like to commission a pair of mittens, I am charging $66 a pair.

$11 Yarn
$5 Shipping
$50 Knitting Fee
$66 Total

It takes me about a week to finish them, and if you live outside of the U.S., I will add on additional shipping charges. Contact me via email if you would like to order a pair.

That being said, if you love the mittens I encourage you to try knitting. It’s really a lot of fun! Nothing gives you incentive to learn something new as much as a project you really want to have. It can also be a great opportunity to bond with your mom, grandma, or friend who knits as they show you the ropes. If nothing else, maybe you can convince them to knit you a pair if you ask  nicely. 🙂


Written by Milwaukee Knit Chick

November 26, 2008 at 9:19 pm

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  1. Whee! I received the email and did my patented happy dance. Thanks a ton!


    November 26, 2008 at 10:05 pm

  2. Yay yay yay. I never ever ever win anything and I too danced and squeeled and all around freaked out while my almost 3 year old and his dad looked at me like I was crazy. :)thanks so much! I’m excited! Whenever I get all this xmas stuff done I will be starting these!


    November 27, 2008 at 5:37 pm

  3. Hi!

    I LOVE your Bella mittens! Unfortunately, I am artistically challenged!!

    I would like to buy a pair, you do AMAZING work!!

    I live in the Twin Cities, so if you’d like I can hand deliver the money or mail it. Just email me back and let me know!



    Alicia Titus

    December 31, 2008 at 10:08 pm

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