Baby Shower Booties
28 October 2020, 14:09 232
SIZE : To fit baby size 3-6 mos.
GAUGE : 16 hdc and 11 rows = 4″ [10 cm].
Note: Turning ch 2 does not count as hdc. Ch 29.
1st row: (RS). 1 hdc in 3rd ch from hook. 1 hdc in each ch across. 27 hdc. Turn.
2nd to 5th rows: Ch 2. 1 hdc in each hdc across. Turn.
6th row: Sl st in each of first 6 hdc. Ch 2. 1 hdc in same st as last sl st. 1 hdc in each of next 16 hdc. Turn. Leave rem 5 hdc unworked.
7th to 11th rows: Ch 2. 1 hdc in each hdc across. Turn. 17 hdc. Place marker at each end of 9th row. Do not turn at end of 11th row.
12th row: Ch 1. Working from left to right, instead of from right to left as usual, work 1 reverse sc in each hdc across. Fasten off.
Fold Bootie in half with RS facing each other. Join yarn with sl st at marked row and work 1 row of sc through both thicknesses to join seam down rem of cuff, around toe and across bottom of foot. Fasten off. Turn Bootie right side out. Fold down cuff.
Tie: Make a chain 12″ [30.5 cm] long. Weave through 7th row of cuff.