Why a failure? They’re just adorable little baby shoes that make you want to go find a baby for cheek-pinching purposes, aren’t they?
Made using this pattern from Purl Soho, graded up for 18 months according to the handy linked-to chart.
And some suede from an old shirt which I may have bought and LOVED freshman year of college. Yes, a suede shirt.
And they turned out all right!
But when I was having a hard time stabbing my normal needle through the leather, I grabbed that stupid needle with the tips of my front teeth and pulled. And chipped a tooth. A tiny little chip, but a chip.
Another wedding muslin is scheduled for this week. Cross your fingers, anyway.