This design is for the easiest garter stitch booties ever. The booties are knit flat and then sewn to fit the recipient. Make one for everyone in the family.
Photo tutorial included.
Also personalize each pair differently using other crafting skills such as embroidery, crochet etc.
Choose yarn appropriate to weather and flooring of your house.
Uses approx. 40 t0 350 yards worsted weight yarn (depending on size)
Sized for Infant/ Child, Women and Men
Infant/Child: Ages 6-12mths; 1-3yrs; 3-5yrs; 5-6yrs; 7-13yrs
Women: US shoe sizes: 3-6; 7-9; 10-12
Men:US shoe sizes: 6-8; 8.5-10; 10.5-12; 12.5-14
The pattern has been extensively tested and tech-edited.
18 sts x 36 rows = 4" x 4" in garter stitch pattern
350 yards of Worsted weight
I started very young. Basic knit sts taught by my Ma and crochet sts by my aunt. Beyond that I am mostly self-taught. Started designing straight away. My first project ever, being a boat-neck sweater for me. It was perfect!