ANY SIZE CORD-Soles / Sole Treatment

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ANY SIZE CORD-Soles / Sole Treatment Pattern

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Crocheting: ANY SIZE CORD-Soles / Sole Treatment
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Crocheting

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby

Item:

Other

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic Crochet and craft skills

Pattern Description:

Allow me to introduce The Cord Sole!

Tailored Method Suitable for any foot-size and shoe-project.

The simple design of Espadrillas, is my great inspiration designing crochet slippers.
Espadrillas are originally simple handmade canvas shoes with rope-soles, produced in Spain for hundreds of years (And other places world-wide, only named differently).

This sole is my final solution in order to turn crochet slippers into street shoes!
With stubborn obsession, I have worked out a method for how to make attachable cord-soles for finished crochet (or knit-) slippers.
The method is adaptable for ANY foot-shape and -size.
You can also continue to crochet a shoe on top of the sole.

Attaching out-soles to basic slippers, has several advantages. They protect your slippers against wear and tear, makes them sturdy and comfortable to walk and wear, it looks nice, and not least;
It turns your home slippers into street shoes!

No sole-hole-punching! No seaming!

Handmade insoles will add extra comfort and softness, and keep the slippers in shape.
Personalize the soles with matching fabric, .... and labels! A very good gift-idea!

Read all about my two different sole-designs on my blog:
http://crochet-craft-santini.blogspot.it/2014/03/about-my...

DON'T WORRY ABOUT THE MATERIALS, YOU'LL FIND THEM IN YOUR KITCHEN DRAWER, OR YOUR TOOL-BOX. OR YOU CAN PURCHASE THEM IN ANY HW-STORE OR SUPERMARKET, OR YOU CAN CROCHET THE CORDS YOURSELF!

You only need basic crochet and craft-skills to make these soles. VERY detailed step-by-step instructions with pics!

NOTE: With a good rope-sole, you don't even need the final treatment! See my Happy Scrap Shoes; Not treated, and still going strong!

The pattern includes:
16 pages PDF with written instructions, and lots of step-by-step images!

INDEX:
About Cord and Materials, p 3
Methods to make your own cord, p 4
Foot-Templates, p 4
How to make tailored Cord Soles, p 5-6 -7
How to crochet the sole edging, p 8
How to assemble slippers to Cord-Soles, p 9
How to make insoles, p 10
How to print on fabric, p 10
Sole-Treatment for Handmade Soles, p 11
Different materials and finished soles, p 12
How to Foundation Single Crochet for cords, p 13
Stitches, Terms and Abbreviations, p 13
Tutorial for crocheted Lucet-Cord, p 14
Ready Sole Templates in 4 sizes, p 15
From slippers to street-shoes, p 16

Materials:
Multiple stranded, or another heavy craft weight: yarn, string, rope, or cord.
Cotton is great, or fibers like jute, bast, flax or hemp.

Crochet hook:
Any size that suits your project.

Gauge:
Not important for this project.

Sizes:
Any Size

Terminology:
US - American Terms.

NOTE:
Check out the E-Book section in my store, to see all my crochet slippers attached onto these Cord-Soles!
All my crochet basic-slippers, have a 2in1-pattern-pack, for you to save money; Slippers, included the Cord-Sole Tutorial!

POLICIES
This pattern is for personal use only.
If you like to sell finished products made from my patterns,
I appreciate if you contact me first.
All my patterns are published and copyrighted, and may
not be resold or distributed in any manner. Thank you!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Any size

Materials:

  • Yarn for the crochet-edges: Triple strand Light/Sport, or another heavy craft weight yarn. Cotton is great, or fibers like jute, bast, flax or hemp. Crochet hook: European metric 4 mm (US G/6) (UK 8), or any size that suits your yarn. Sealant-Gun

You Will Also Need:

  • Any kind of rope or cord, twisted, braided or crocheted.

About Designer

About Designer

SOPHIE AND ME on craftsy.com

Sophie and Me is a small home business with modest production of Pdf crochet patterns for toddlers and women.

As you probably have guessed, Sophie is my manikin, my dress doll! She is about 3 years old, and is indispensable in my work with crochet patterns. No toddlers in sight in my neighborhood! She is a perfect child, always available, never cries and don't have to be fed!
I'm Norwegian, ...

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