Newest WIPs. Baby Blanket design from a purchased pattern and designed in DAK 8. Got to get it into my HK 270 now.
Yarn: simply soft
CO 30 sts.
Knit 4 rows, reform to 1×1 rib.
Knit to RC 10.
Cable every 5 rows over sts 5, 6, 7, 8.
Reform 2 or 3 sts besides the cable.
Place markers at both ends at RC 20.
Knit 12 more rows in cable pattern. Place markers at each end. Knit 3 more rows, make cable.
Knit to RC 42, reform 4 rows to 1×1 rib.
Cast off loosely in pattern.
Place bobby pin in every other bar between markers (7 each side).
Put 2 stitches on each side from bobby pin onto 2 needles. (Purl side showing ).
Knit 1 row.
* Put 1 sts from bobby pin opposite of carriage onto a new needle.
Knit 1 row. *
Repear from * to * until all sts are picked up. (14 sts).
Knit 4 or 5 more rows.
Reform 4 rows to 1×1 rib.
Back stitch bind off loosely.
Here is a nice post on putting rubber soles on knitted slippers.
I don’t like doing any of these methods but you got to do what you got to do. Thanks, Roberta Kelley for the video, you are a darling.
Love these slippers, and they are so easy to make.
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