Lion Brand® Knit Nature’s Choice Baby Booties
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Lion Brand® Knit Nature’s Choice Baby Booties

Make these adorable Baby Booties for your favorite little one with soft, organic Nature’s Choice yarn. Designed by Lion Brand
Craft Time: varies
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Lion Brand® Nature’s Choice- 1 Ball Almond
  • Lion Brand® Knitting Needles Size 8 [5 mm]
  • Lion Brand® Large-Eyed Blunt Needle
  • Strip of Cardboard- 1 in. [2.5 cm] wide
 

Project Instructions

Step: 1

SIZE


Step: 2

9 months


Step: 3

GAUGE


Step: 4

14 stitches across and 28 rows down should measure 4 in. [10cm] square in Garter stitch (knit every stitch on every row).


Step: 5

BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.


Step: 6

BOOTIES


Step: 7

Cast on 20 stitches. Work in Garter stitch (knit every stitch on every row) for 30 rows.


Step: 8

TOE


Step: 9

Next Row *Knit next 2 stitches together, repeat from * across row - 10 stitches remain.


Step: 10

Next Row Knit.


Step: 11

Cut yarn, leaving a long tail. Thread tail into large-eyed blunt needle, then, one at a time, through the 12 stitches. Pull tail to gather stitches together. Knot yarn to secure. With same yarn, sew open edges of Bootie together from toe to within 2 1/2 in. [6.25 cm] of opposite end of Bootie.


Step: 12

FINISHING


Step: 13

Sew remaining end of Bootie for back seam. Weave in ends by threading each end into large-eyed blunt needle, then weaving the end through the knitted stitches.


Step: 14

Laces


Step: 15

Cut an 18 in. [45.75 cm] strand of yarn. Thread strand into large-eyed blunt needle, and weave through open edge of Bootie, around ankle. Repeat for second Bootie.


Step: 16

Tassels (make 4)


Step: 17

Wrap yarn around cardboard 10 times. Cut yarn leading from ball.


Step: 18

Cut a 4 in. [10.25 cm] length of yarn, thread through top of tassel and tie tightly. Cut yarn strands at other end of tassel open and remove cardboard.


Step: 19

Cut a 6 in. [15.25 cm] length of yarn and wrap around tassel tightly several times at midpoint. Weave yarn end into tassel.


Step: 20

Tie tassels to ends of Laces. Tie Laces into bows.


Tips

Refer to photo to complete project.

Follow manufacturer's directions for all products used.