Saturday, 27 May 2017

Buttons or Bows Baby Booties






 
 

Two Colour Baby Bootees                 Size:   Premature Baby
 
DK (8ply) yarn

4mm needles
 
Length of sole:       3” (8cm)
 
Instructions: Make two booties the same
 
Using main colour, cast on 31sts
 
Knit 7 rows
 
8th Row:       Purl
 
9th Row:       K12, k2tog, k3, s1, k1, psso, k12
 
10th Row:     P11, p2tog tbl, p3, p2tog, p11
 
11th Row:     K10, k2tog, k3, s1, k1, psso, k10
 
12th Row:     P9, p2tog tbl, p3, p2tog, p9
 
13th Row:     K8, k2tog, k3, s1, k1, psso, k8
 
14th Row:     P7, p2tog tbl, p3, p2tog, p7                           (19sts)
 
15th Row:     Knit
 
16th Row:     Purl
 
Cut off main colour, join in contrast colour
 
17th Row:     Knit
 
18th Row:     Purl
 
Knit 7 rows  
 
Cast off LOOSELY  (use a stretchy cast off, or use a larger needle)
 
Sew seam along the sole.           Sew the back seam.    
 
Darn away ends.    Fold down the cuff.
 
Add a button or a bow if desired ~ please ensure these are added very securely
 


 
 

Two Colour Baby Bootees                 Size:   Newborn

 
DK (8ply) yarn

4mm needles

 
Length of sole:       3 ½ ” (9cm)

Instructions:   Make two booties the same

Cast on 36sts

Knit 9 rows

10th Row:     Purl
11th Row:     K14, k2tog, k4, s1, k1, psso, k14 
12th Row:     P13, p2tog tbl, p4, p2tog, p13

13th Row:     K12, k2tog, k4, s1, k1, psso, k12

14th Row:     P11, p2tog tbl, p4, p2tog, p11

15th Row:     K10, k2tog, k4, s1, k1, psso, k10

16th Row:     P9, p2tog tbl, p4, p2tog, p9                           

17th Row:     K8, k2tog, k4, s1, k1, psso, k8             (22sts)

18th Row:     Purl                                           

19th Row:     Knit

20th Row:     Purl
Repeat the last 2rows once more
 
Cut off main colour, join in contrast colour
23rd Row:     Knit

24th Row:     Purl

Knit 9 rows  

Cast off LOOSELY  (use a stretchy cast off, or use a larger needle)


Darn away ends.    Fold down the cuff.
 
Add a button (or two) ..... or a bow if desired ~ please ensure these are added very securely




 

For a lace up front –
use a length of yarn, crochet chain or ribbon around 20” in length

Have fun!
 



 
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In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.  
However, please do not copy my patterns
 
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1 comment:

  1. Thank you so much. I have been searching for a nice bootie pattern for ages. This is just perfect for newborn.

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