With this free slipper knitting pattern from Bernat Yarns, create adorable mary-jane style slippers to wear around the house. A button closure completes these stylish knit slippers. You won't be able to take them off!
- Yarn: 1 ball of Bernat® Sox (100 g / 3.5 oz) # 42117 (Wooded Denim)
- Knitting Needles: Size 2.75 mm (U.S. 2) or size needed to obtain gauge
- 2 buttons
Gauge: 32 sts and 40 rows = 4 ins 10 cm in stocking st.
To fit adult’s shoe size 5/6 (7/8-9/10).
Finished foot length 9 (9 1/2-10 1/2)" 23 (24-26.5) cm.
The instructions are written for smallest size. If changes are necessary for larger sizes the instructions will be written thus ( ).
Cast on 5 sts.
Beg at heel, work in garter st (knit every row), inc 1 st each end of needle on 4th and every following 6th row 3 times. 13 sts. Cont even for 2" [5 cm] in total,
ending with a WS row.
Cast on 17 sts beg next 2 rows. 47 sts.
Next row: (RS). K1. *yf. Sl1P. yb. K1. Rep from * to end of row.
Next row: Purl.
Next row: K2. *yf. Sl1P. yb. K1. Rep from * to last st. K1.
Next row: Purl.
Rep last 4 rows for pat until work from last cast on row measures 1 1/2 (2-3)" [4 (5-7.5) cm], ending with a purl row. Inc 1 st each end of needle on next and every following alt row twice more. 53 sts.
Cast on 6 sts beg next 2 rows. 65 sts.
Cont even in pat until work from last cast on row measures 2 1/2 (4- 5)" [6 (10-12.5) cm], ending with a purl row.
Shape top: 1st row: (RS). K1. *K2tog. Pat 6 sts. Rep from * to end of row. 57 sts.
2nd row: Purl.
3rd row: K1. *K2tog. Pat 5 sts. Rep from * to end of row. 49 sts.
4th row: Purl.
Cont in same manner, dec 8 sts on next and every following alt row to 17 sts. Break yarn, leaving a long end. Thread yarn through rem sts. Pull tightly. Sew top seam.
Strap (make 2).
Cast on 28 sts. Knit 5 rows, noting 1st row is WS.
Next row: (RS). K4. Cast off 2 sts. K22.
Next row: Knit, casting on 2 sts over cast off sts.
Knit 3 rows. Cast off.
Sew on Strap. Sew button to correspond to buttonhole.
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