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Designed by Linda Cyr
 
Baby size 6 – 12 months.
 
Finished length: 3½".
 
STITCH NATION by Debbie Stoller™ “Bamboo Ewe™”: 1 ball 5830 Periwinkle.
 
Knitting Needles” 4mm [US 6]
Double Pointed Knitting Needles: 4mm [US 6].
Yarn needle, 2?" diameter buttons.
 
GAUGE: 20 sts = 4"; 38 rows = 4" in Garter st. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needle to obtain the gauge.
 
Special Abbreviations
Ssk = Slip next 2 sts knitwise, one at a time to right needle; insert point of left needle into the fronts of these 2 sts and knit them together from this position.
 
M1 (make one stitch) = Lift running thread before next stitch onto left needle and knit into the back loop.
 
BOOTIES
Right
With knitting needles, cast on 28 sts.
Rows 1, 3, 5 (wrong side): Knit.
Row 2: [K1, m1, k12, m1, k1] 2 times–32 sts.
Row 4: * K2, m1, k12, m1, k2 * m1, repeat from * to * once more–37 sts.
Row 6: K3, m1, k12, m1, k2, m1, k3, m1, k2, m1, k12, m1, k3–43 sts.
Rows 7 - 14: Knit.
Row 15: K13, [ssk] 4 times, k1, [k2tog] 4 times, k13.
Row 16: Knit.
Row 17: K8, bind off 19, k8.
 
Strap
Slip each set of 8 sts onto a double pointed needles. Cut yarn. Rotate the needles so that the heel edges of the bootie meet. With right side facing, attach yarn to foot edge and work across the sts as follows:
Row 1: K7, k2tog (1 st from each needle to join heel), k7, cast on 13 sts for strap– 28 sts.
Row 2: Knit.
Row 3: K25, yo, ssk, k1.
Row 4: Knit. Bind off.
 
Left
Cast on and work same as for Right Bootie to Strap.
 
 
Strap
Rotate the needles so that the back edges of the bootie meet. With wrong side facing, attach yarn and complete same as for Right Bootie.
FINISHING
Sew bottom and heel seams. Weave in yarn ends. Sew button opposite buttonhole on strap.
 
STITCH NATION by Debbie Stoller™ “Bamboo Ewe™” Art. T101 available in 3.5 oz (100 g); 177 yd (162 m) balls.
 
Abbreviations: K = knit; mm = millimeters; st(s) = stitch(es); yo = yarn over; [ ] = work directions in brackets the number of times specified; * or ** = repeat whatever follows the * or ** as indicated.
 
©2011 COATS & CLARK Inc, Greer, SC, 29650