Easy Garter Slippers
Pattern a variation of DROPs Design Garter Slippers.
This pattern is on
100g worsted weight yarn (slippers worked holding two strands - OR bulky)
50g worsted weight, bottom color
Sizes: (S sizes 5.5-7, M sizes 7.5-9, L sizes 9.5-13)
Worked in garter, knit all rows.
CO 26, 30, 34
Row 1: Knit all
Row 2: K(6, 7, 8), place marker, k all
Row 3: Knit to marker, turn
Rows 4-6: K all
Row 7: Knit to marker, turn
Row 8: K all
Row 9: BO (16, 18, 20) sts, k all = (10, 12, 14) sts
Row 10: K all
Row 11: Knit to marker, turn
Row 12-14: K all
Repeat rows 11-14 one more time. At the end of row 14, CO (16, 18, 20) sts = (26, 30, 34) sts.
Row 19: Knit to marker, turn
Row 20-22: K all
Repeat rows 19-22 one more time.
Row 27: K all
Row 28: BO all sts
Sew the side ends together to close the heel.
Pick up 7 stitches at the end of the toe and join bottom yarn color. Stitches should be clear to pick up at the knit ridges.
Rows 1-3: Knit all
Rows 4-9: Pick up first stitch of every row from now on from the side of the slipper. K2tog with the picked up stitch and end stitch. Knit to end.
**When picking up stitches on sides, make sure to keep the sides as even as possible.
Row 10: K3, inc1 (knit front and back), k3 - 8 sts
Row 11 (and future odd rows): K all
Row 12: K3, inc1 (knit front and back), k4 = 9 sts
Row 14: K4, inc1 (knit front and back), k4 = 10 sts
Row 16: K4, inc1 (knit front and back), k5 = 11 sts
Row 18: K5, inc1 (knit front and back), k5 = 12sts
Knit all rows until bottom is 1.5" away from the heel.
Row 1: K3, k2tog, k2, k2tog, k3
Row 2 (and future even rows): K all
Row 3: k2, k2tog, k2, k2tog, k2
Row 5: k3, k2tog, k3
Row 7: BO all sts
Enjoy - Please leave any questions or comments below if you have any success or problems! :)