Explanations + Step by step tutorial and photos to make the model in all sizes child/adult.
A classic and enveloping slipper model with a superb crossover effect on the top. To differentiate the 2 feet, the crossing is reversed ... for better support on the foot, a button or pressure can be added.
This model is designed for beginner knitters as they are made from a simple shape and knitted all in garter stitch.
These slippers are knitted 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 Lambswool of Phildar with needles 2,5 mm (UK : 12, US : 1 1/2 and Japan 4/0). It is knitted flat in cables and garter stitch with straight needles.
To make 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 1/2 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.
Other yarns can be use : Quality Orient of Cheval Blanc, Quality Peques of Katia ... or yarn with a similar gauge : Rose & Lou of Plassard, Pingorex of Pingouin, Mérinos 2,5 or Calinou of Bergère de France.
The model is available in 4 sizes : new born, 3 months, 6 months and 9 months.
The knitting pattern includes full instructions with photos of the model. Each size is explained individually.
Suitable for beginners. Pattern language : English. This pattern is available PDF download (9 pages) which includes 6 photos of the model and a photo tutorial step by step to create your pattern to make your slippers in other sizes children/adult.
- PDF knitting pattern with photographs (9 pages)
- Photo tutorial step by step to create your pattern to make your slippers in other sizes
- Metric measurements
- Suitable for beginners
- 6 photos of the model
Materials you need at home:
- 10/12/14/16 g Quality Lambswool of Phildar
- knitting needles a pair of 2,5 mm (EU : métrique) (UK : 12, US : 1 1⁄2 or B and Japan 4/0)
- 2 buttons (optional)
- 1 hook 2,5 mm (UK : 12 , US : 1 1⁄2 or B and Japan : 4/0) for making the buttonhole (optional)
- 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.
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