Easy Preemie Booties by Over the Head Threads
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Easy Preemie Booties

Crochet
August 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
6 stitches and 5 rows = 2 inches
in half double crochet
5.0 mm (H)
50 - 75 yards (46 - 69 m)
Preemie
US
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Similar to my Easy Newborn Booties, these Easy Preemie Booties are a quick, easy project for those looking to make items for premature infants. Four different sizes and multiple ways to finish the cuff are included!

Level:
Beginner. Must have knowledge of basic stitches.

Sizing:
XS: Preemies weighing <1 lb. Finished booties measure 1.5”
S: Preemies weighing 1-3 lbs. Finished booties measure 2.25”
M: Preemies weighing 3-4 lbs. Finished booties measure 3”
L: Preemies weighing 4-5 lbs. Finished booties measure 3.5”

Gauge:
6 HDC and 5 rows= 2” with a H/8 5mm hook. Please test your gauge before starting. I’ll include some measurements along the way to make sure your gauge is still on track.

Materials:
50-75 yards of Red Heart With Love (each skein has 315 yards)
Size U.S. H/8 5.0mm hook (G/6 4mm hook for XS), or size needed to obtain gauge
Tapestry needle for sewing up back of slippers and weaving in ends

Please give credit to Over the Head Threads as the designer and link back to this pattern whenever possible, thank you!