Crochet Slipers DIY
Finished SizesInstructions given fit woman's 7 1/2-inch sole (small); changes for 8 1/2 -inch (medium) and 9 1/2 -inch (large) are in .
- NaturallyCaron.com Country medium (worsted) weigh yarn (3 oz/185 yds/85g per ball): 2 [2,2] balls #0011 gilded age.
- Size F/5/3.75 mm crochet hook needed for size and to obtain gauge
- Tapestry needle
- 1 1/2 -inch square piece of cardboard
Gauge9 sc=2 inches; 9 sc rows = 2 inches
Pattern NoteJoin with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated
FootRow 1: Ch 31, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, turn. (30 sc)
Rows 2-34 [2-38, 2-42]: working in back lps, ch 1, sc in each st across, turn. At end of last row, fasten off.
Fold Foot in half lengthwise. Marching sts, sew sts on row 1 tog and sew sts on last row tog.
Rnd 1: Working in ends of rows, join with sc in either seam, sc in end of each row and in each seam around, join in beg sc )70 [78, 86] sc).
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each st around, join en beg sc. Fasten off.
Row 1: Sk first 14 [16, 18] sts on last rnd of Trim, join with sc in next st, sc in each of next 5 sts, leaving rem sts unworked, turn.
Row 2-12: Working in back los, ch 1, sc in each st across, turn. At end of last row, fasten off.
Sew last row to corresponding sts on opposite side of Foot.
Wrap yarn around cardboard 75 times, slide lps off and tie separate strand tightly around center of all lps. Cut lps and fray ends.
Sew to top of seam on front of each Foot as shown in photo.
Design by Ruth Blythe