Classic little booties with a hint of fantasy for a unisex and timeless model to knit in Top Down. An openwork band allows to slide the satin bow that ensures the booties stay on the baby's foot.
A simple and well-balanced model that combines foam garter stitch, seed stitch and stocking stitch with a minimum of sew ... perfect for baby !
These booties are knitted flat with knitting needle in one piece in Top Down.
The model is uni-sex to be declined in all the colors according to your desires.
The model is knitted deliberately tighter in Quality Rose & Lou of Plassard (fingering 14 wpi) with needles 2,5 mm (UK : 12, US : 1 1⁄2 and Japan 4/0).
To knit these adorable baby booties, you dont need to use the yarn specified. Just use a yarn recommended with metric needles 3 mm (UK : 11, US : 2 ½ and Japan 5/0. (fingering or Baby 4 ply).
The gauge at the yarn used is 26 stitches and 36 rows in stocking stitch (= 10 x 10 cm / = 4’'). You can knit this model in other qualities with the gauge same ... or yarn with a similar gauge.
Other yarns can be use : Quality Orient of Cheval Blanc, Quality Peques of Katia ... or yarn with a similar gauge : Lambswool of Phildar, Pingorex of Pingouin, Mérinos 2,5 or Calinou of Bergère de France.
The model is available in 4 sizes : newborn, 3 months, 6 months and 9 months.
The model is coordinated with Tenderness hat, Tenderness cardigan and Tenderness dungarees.
The knitting pattern includes full instructions with photos of the model and 2 photo tutorials step by step. Each size is explained individually.
Suitable for intermediate - Pattern language English, measurements in cm. This pattern is available PDF download (12 pages) which includes 5 photos of the model and 2 photo tutorials to knit the sole and to pick up sts along a selvedge.
- PDF knitting pattern with photographs (12 pages)
- Photo tutorial to knit the sole (10 photos)
- Photo tutorial to pick up stitches along a selvedge (7 photos)
- Metric measurements
- Suitable for intermediate
- 5 photos of the model
Materials you need at home:
- 1 ball Quality Rose & Lou of Plassard (43/51/58/67 m)
- knitting needles a pair of 2,5 mm (UK : 12, US : 1 1⁄2 and Japan 4/0)
- 60/65/70/75 cm of satin ribbon to tie the booties
- 1 scissors
- 1 tapestry needle
Thali Créations Designs
My name is Nathalie, I design knitwear classic with a stylish twist for preemies, babys, children's and woman's ... my own designs and other for yarn companies.
I love blending creative stitches for comfortable and original garments ... handmade knits garments that you can wear for all occasions.
I use modern construction methods make for a straight-forward and enjoyable knitting experience (explained in photo tutorials). For give you pleasure of wearing hand knits practical and beautiful.
I hope you will enjoy knitting my patterns as much as I have enjoyed creating them.
All my knitwear is created by myself handmade and made in France. My patterns are signed Thali Créations.
You can follow Instagram account @thalicreations, for see my new projects.