Free Pattern – Little Lavender Bootees

Published February 21, 2016 by estherknit

Lavender Bootees 6

Measurements

To fit newborn baby

Length of foot: 11 cm approx.

Materials

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.

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