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Knit Mary Jane Slippers



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!

Knit Mary Jane Slippers



  • 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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Sep 21, 2014

Hello! I am try to make this , is very hard to understand , can anybody explaint more about it I will love to finish it Yhank you


Aug 11, 2014

Is there a way to make this slipper on a round loom and if so, do you have a pattern?


16 Ratings

Feb 20, 2014

what's yf


Feb 20, 2013

there is details missing in this pattern. here is the link to the original from bernat.com http://www.bernat.com/pattern.php?PID=3815


Oct 12, 2012

I have made one othe the slippers> I had to sew the heel to the rest of the shoe . I don't know if this is right or not. Also I don't know how to make the button hole and where to put it. Can anyone help me and tell me if I should sew the heel or if I did that wrong and how to do the button hole? Thank you


Jan 27, 2012

is there a video that can help me when I get to the finish line try to make the heal fitdo I sew the back or what? Eleanor


Jan 23, 2012

i think something was left out like how do I get the heal fit do I have to sew it any one to help Eleanor


Jul 2, 2011

My first slippers: wondering where it says at the start "...13 sts. Cont even for 2" [5 cm] in total, ending with a WS row." is that 5 cm from cast on stiches or from the 13 sts?


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