To fit newborn baby
Length of foot: 11 cm approx.
Robin Double Knit
Shade: 053 Lavender
50 g for one pair of bootees
Length of ribbon for tie
A pair of 4 mm (US 6) knitting needles
Tension / Gauge
18 sts and 30 rows to 10 cm (4 inches)
measured over garter stitch using 4 mm needles
To knit bootees (knit 2)
With 4 mm (US 6) needles cast on 25 sts loosely.
Continue in garter stitch, every row knit, for 34 rows.
Work measures 11.25 cm or 4½ inches.
Cut yarn and thread through stitches and secure for toe.
To make up / Finishing
Sew top seam from toe to half way along instep, leaving opening for foot. Sew back seam. Weave in ends. Thread ribbon around edge of opening and tie in a bow at the front of bootee.