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« on: November 09, 2011 11:29:09 AM »

I am making an attempt to think of more boy projects.  A friend requested that I make her son some crocheted slippers.  I like how they turned out. And the fact that they were SO easy - and took about as long to make as a hat - makes them my favorite project so far!  As always, let me know if you want a pattern!





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For the pattern with pictures, please see my blog:
http://sensitivesnapdragon.blogspot.com/2011/11/boy-clog-slippers-pattern.html

Clog Slippers Pattern

What you will need:
~ one skein of pumpkin colored yarn, rolled into two balls (or you could just buy two skeins of the same color)
~ a small amount of brown yarn
~ crochet hook - size I/9 5.50MM
~ crochet hook - size G/6 4.25MM
~ 2 buttons
Shoe:
With pumpkin colored yarn, I/9 hook and holding two strands together
Chain 4 (fig 1)
Connect with a slip stitch to form ring (fig 2)
Round 1: Chain 3 - this counts as first dc (fig 3), dc 11 times in ring (fig 4) - 12 sts
Round 2: Chain 3, dc in same stitch, 2 dc in each dc around (fig 5) - 24 sts
Round 4-7:, Chain 3, dc in each dc around (fig Cool- 24 sts

Row 8:  turn, chain 3, dc in next 17 dc, leaving the remaining 7 stitches unworked (fig 7) - 17 stitches
Row 9 - 11: turn, chain 3, dc in next 17 dc (fig Cool
Finish off, leaving a 12 inch tail. (fig 9)
Using the long tail, close up the back with a whip stitch. Weave in tails (fig 10)

Strap
With pumpkin colored yarn, I/9 hook and holding two strands together
Chain 18
Row 1: sc in second chain from the hook and each chain across -17 stitches
Row 2-3: chain 1, turn, sc in each sc across - 17 stitches (fig 11)

Sew Strap to shoe, leaving the bottom inch or so un-sewed (see fig 12)

Button Circle
with size G/6 hook, and brown yarn
chain 2 (fig 13)
Row 1: 6 sc in first chain (fig 14)
working in continuous rounds

Row 2: 2 sc in each sc around (fig 15)
slip stitch in next sc, finish off
Sew button circle and button to shoe (fig 17)

Make another one Wink! (fig 18)

« Last Edit: November 11, 2011 12:52:19 PM by ayanared - Reason: added pattern » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2011 11:54:34 AM »

Those are super cute!
I would love a pattern if they are pretty easy.  I'm kind of a newbie level crocheter.
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« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2011 12:27:20 PM »

Adorable! I'd love a pattern, too!
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« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2011 03:46:54 PM »

Ditto - I love these, and I know a little boy I could craft them for!  A pattern would be lovely!!  They look like little clogs or crocs - so cute.  The color of yarn and button embellishments are so nice together.   Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2011 12:53:34 PM »

Thanx guys!  These are SUPER easy to make - and they work up quickly because you are using two strands of yarn instead of just one - which also makes them super cozy Wink.
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« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2011 07:12:17 PM »

These are so adorable, and that color you made them in is just perfect! Love!
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« Reply #6 on: November 12, 2011 03:13:15 PM »

They.  Are.  Adorable!!!!!!!!
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