Wednesday, June 21, 2006
Knitting Away! Sockies Shoe Pattern
Using sz 2 needle and small ball of STR medium weight yarn. Cast on 32. Row 1 and Row 2. Knit.
Row 3.Purl. Row 4. Knit. Row 5. Purl. Row 6. Knit.
Row 7. Purl.
Row 8. K 14, k2tog, k2tog, k2, turn.
Row 9. Slip 1, purl 5, turn.
Row 10. Slip 1, k2tog, k2tog, turn.
Row 11. Slip 1, purl 5, turn.
Row 12. Slip 1, k2tog, k2tog, knit to the end of row.
Row 13. Purl across the entire row. Row 14. Knit bind off loosely. Sew up back and the sole of the shoe. Do NOT cut yarn until you try shoe on for size. If it fits cut it off and sew it up. If it is too small or too large change size of needle and try again. Good Luck.
For mary jane strap. cast on 12 st. Row 1. k1, yo, k2tog, k9 turn Row 2. purl across row, turnRow 3. knit bind off. The little yo gives you a button hole on that end of the strap.you use a little bead or tiny button on the shoe right where the strap closes. Fit to shoe, stitch one end to shoe, close with bead.