Miracles Happen...

Crochet, knit, and sewn items for a newborn baby's needs

Quick & Easy Knit Booties

Pattern Designed By: Sue W. Thompson

(Doll & Booties Hand Made by Sue W. Thompson)

Materials:

about 1 oz. 3 or 4 ply yarn
2 size seven single pointed knitting needles
tapestry needle
about 1 yard ¼" wide ribbon

Gauge:

30 sts = 6.5"
11 rows = 1.5"

Directions in brackets are for slightly heavier yarn, such as a homespun yarn

Leaving about 12' yarn to sew up the bottom of the bootie, cast on 30 (26) sts.

Knit 11 (9) rows.

Bind off 6 (5) sts at the beginning of the next row. Knit remaining sts.

Bind off 6 (5) sts at the beginning of the row. Knit remaining sts. 18 (16) sts.

Work K1, P1 ribbing for four rows. (Note: More rows of ribbing may be worked if desired)

Eyelet Row - *K2tog, yo*. Repeat ** across row, ending with K2tog. 17 (15) sts.

Knit 1 row.

Bind off loosely...leaving about 12" yarn to sew up front of bootie. Fold bootie in half and sew. Turn sewn side to inside of bootie. Thread ¼" ribbon through the eyelets and tie in bow.


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