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Jun 3, 2012 07:05:02   #
knitnanny (a regular here)
I love this pattern but the price of the pattern is so expensive! I can't justify paying that much...
Jun 3, 2012 07:06:24   #
You're right it is pricey for one little pattern, I wouldn't pay it either. Leonora.
Jun 3, 2012 08:31:02   #
Katsch (a regular here)
They are cute. One way to look at the cost is the fact that you are getting the shoe and sock pattern together. Just a thought.
Jun 3, 2012 10:48:48   #
Woah $$$$
Similar instep
Similar sole
Lace upper
Jun 3, 2012 11:37:54   #
vjh1530 (a regular here)
I love some of the patterns at Annies, but the prices are crazy - usually twice what others charge for similar patterns.

I think they would sell a lot more if they priced their patterns reasonably.
Jun 3, 2012 11:42:41   #
hennie $5.99 on here xx
Jun 3, 2012 12:22:44   #
hi i also like this pattern but now way would i pay this price so very expencive
denise x
Jun 3, 2012 21:01:28   #

Two patterns for $8.99 might be a little easier to take.
Jun 4, 2012 06:01:25   #
knitnanny wrote:
I love this pattern but the price of the pattern is so expensive! I can't justify paying that much...

Those are adorable, but I agree that the price is too high! I wonder if another site has a similar pattern for a more reasonable price. I've seen the Mary Jane bootie patterns elsewhere but not with the socks attached. It's really cute!
Jun 4, 2012 06:39:59   #
knitnanny wrote:
I love this pattern but the price of the pattern is so expensive! I can't justify paying that much...

Here are ones for free a little different but look similar
But for free
Jun 4, 2012 06:52:24   #
Try I found some really cute baby patterns including one similar to the Mary Janes w/socks. In the search box type "crochet patterns for baby" and lots of patterns will pop up (like 250 pages worth!). I paid $4.99 for one pattern and $3.99 for another. In your case, type "knit patterns for baby" in the search box. Good luck!
Jun 4, 2012 06:57:09   #
I agree they are expensive.
I had a look around and the cheapest I could see is $5.99 on Ravelry.
Jun 4, 2012 07:08:07   #
I bought that pattern, and am not happy with the results.
Jun 4, 2012 07:24:44   #

Cute but too expensive.
I have made the Erica Knight ones and they turned out really pretty.
Jun 4, 2012 08:46:18   #
sanchezs (a regular here)
I bought that pattern a few years ago and it was $6.00 then which I thought was outrageous but a friend and I split the cost and shared the pattern.
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