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Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Cleckheaton
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Description

MEASUREMENTS

months

3

6

12

To Fit Foot Length

ins

3

4

5

 

cm

8

10

13

SUPPLIES &TOOLS:

AUSTRALIAN SUPERFINE MERINO 8 PLY BY CLECKHEATON 65g/2.3oz  balls

Style A – Stripes

1st Color (C1 – 43 Smoke)

1

1

1

2nd Color (C2 – 06 White)

1

1

1

Style B – No Stripes

1st Color (C1 – 54 Peacock)

1

1

1

2nd Color (C2 – 02 Dark Grey)

1

1

1

Use only the yarn specified. Other yarns are likely to produce different results.

·         1 pair size 6 (4mm) knitting needles or size needed to give correct gauge.

·         Yarn needle for sewing seam.

GAUGE

21 sts and 44 rows to 4” (10cm) over garter st.

To check your gauge, cast on 31 sts.

Work 66 rows garter st. Bind off loosely.

Check your gauge carefully.

If less sts to 4” (10cm) use smaller needles, if more sts use larger needles.

DIRECTIONS:

STYLE A – Stripes

NOTE – Before casting on, wind off a small ball of C1 for use on the instep.

Using C1, cast on 29 (33-37) sts loosely.

1st row – K2, * P1, K1, rep from * to last st, K1.

2nd row – K1, * P1, K1, rep from * to end.

Rep last 2 rows 8 times … 18 rows rib in all.

** Eyelet row – K1, (K2tog, yfwd, K2) 3 (3-4) times, K4 (8-4), (K2tog, yfwd, K2) 3 (3-4) times.

Purl 1 row.

Divide for Instep –

Change to C2. Do not break off C1.

Next row – K19 (21-23), turn.

Next row – K9, turn.

Work 14 (18-22) rows garter st on these 9 sts, in stripes of 2 rows C1 (using separate ball) and 2 rows C2. Break off both colors.

With right side facing and using C2, knit up 7 (9-11) sts evenly along side of instep, knit across 9 instep sts, knit up 7 (9-11) sts evenly along other side of instep, knit to end … 43 (51-59) sts.

Knit 1 row.

Working in 2 row stripes (as before) for rem, work 4 (6-8) rows.

Shape Foot –

1st row – * K1, K2tog, K16 (20-24), K2tog, rep from * once, K1 … 39 (47-55) sts.

2nd and all even number rows – Knit.

3rd row – * K1, K2tog, K14 (18-22), K2tog, rep from * once, K1 … 35 (43-51) sts.

5th row – * K1, K2tog, K12 (16-20), K2tog, rep from * once, K1 … 31 (39-47) sts.

7th row – * K1, K2tog, K10 (14-18), K2tog, rep from * once, K1 … 27 (35-43) sts.

Bind off loosely.

FINISHING

DO NOT PRESS. Using a flat seam, join leg and foot seams. Using 2 strands of C1, 60” (150cm) long for each cord, make a twisted cord for each bootee and thread through eyelet holes. Fold cuffs to outside.

STYLE B – No Stripes

Using C2, cast on 29 (33-37) sts.

1st row – K2, * P1, K1, rep from * to last st, K1.

2nd row – K1, * P1, K1, rep from * to end.

Rep last 2 rows 8 times … 18 rows rib in all.

Change to C1 for rem.

Working in single colour, work as for Style A from ** to end.

FINISHING

Complete as for Style A.

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