Ballerina Baby Booties
Alhamdulillah.. Finally I have found my perfect booties after 2 days of trial and error. So here, I’m sharing the pattern with you and enjoy! (You may attach flowers to make it looks cute and sweet 🙂 )
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Level: Advanced beginner, EASY
SIZE: 6-12 months old
Any Worsted / 10 ply (9 wpi) – I am using Nako Luks Minnos. (if you use different weight, please make sure you check your gauge first). Yardage: 382 yards (350 meters)
Unit weight: 100 grams (3.53 ounces)
Gauge: 19.0 sts = 4 inches for 4.00mm size of crochet hook. I am using 3.00mm size of crochet hook for this pattern.
Hook size: 3.00 mm
Scissor to cut yarn
Stitch marker is optional to mark your starting point.
Dc – Double Crochet
Dc2tog – make dc in next 2 sts together, (Please refer to this link for tutorial of dc2tog)
Hdc – Half double crochet
Sc – Single crochet
ss – Slip stitch
Sts – stitches
LOOP – hole (lubang)
1) Every first of Chain 3 is counted as dc stitch.
2) Slip stitch on every first of chain 3.
TIPS: This size is made for 3.50 inci length of sole (0-3 months old). If you need to make a smaller size or a bigger size than this, make a chain until your desired length, and start crocheting in the same manner as the instruction below since most of the increase part is done between each corner of sole. However, for smaller size, you may skip 1 or 2 dc2tog for shaping.
Instructions (Fully USA Crochet TERMS).
a) Chain 23, continue with making 1 dc in 4th-ch from hook
b) Now (here you will have 2 dc in 1 loop, chain 3 is counted as first dc) you will have 2 sts on 4th-ch (chain 3, 1 DC) – Please refer to diagram below.
c) Continue making dc in every next ch loop, until you reach the last ch, make 6dc in the same ch loop. Do not turn, but continue making dc in every next ch, until the last sts, make 2dc. Slip stitch (ss). (Please refer to diagram below for step a, b and c)
:: You will have 46 sts including chain 3 on First ROW.
(Purple Arrow is to show the direction of turn, and number 1, 2, 3 written in RED FONT is the start of the chain)
(Picture above: Step d, e)
d) Ch3, dc in same loop, dc in next 19 sts, (2dc in next sts) x 6 times, dc 19, 2dc in last sts, ss.
e) Ch3, dc in same loop, dc in next 22 sts, (2dc in next sts) x 8 times, dc 22, 2dc in last sts, ss.
f) chain 3, dc in every sts, ss. ( 64 sts, chain 3 is counted as dc)
g) ch 3, dc in next 13 sts, (dc2tog in next 2 sts) x 18 times, dc in next 14 sts, ss.
h) ch 3, hdc in next 46 sts, ss …………….. (OR IF YOU NEED MORE CURVE FOR THE BOOTIES SHAPE make – ch3,hdc in next 17 sts, hdc2tog in next 10 sts, hdc in next 18 sts, ss)
i) ch 1, sc in every sts, ss in next sts, ss in next sts, cut yarn and weave it off.
Now repeat instruction for second pair. DONE! <3
You can also attach flowers to make it more attractive and cute!
Note: Please contact me if you found any error with this pattern. I am not responsible for the result you gain by using my pattern if you knit with different yarns. Thank you for trying out this design! Do share with me your project using this pattern. Pattern is copyrighted.
Hope you enjoy making my pattern 🙂
Written and charted by,
Ery EROGLU/Ery Yusof.