Lily Slipper Flats by Pam Allen

Lily Slipper Flats

December 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 9 - 5.5 mm
100 yards (91 m)
8¼" [21 cm] long, heel to toe (unstretched), and 3½" [9 cm] heel to ankle
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Shown on women’s size US 8

osprey / 1 skein each
clay 113 (A)
petal 111 (B)
kumlien’s gull 152 (C)

pair in US size 9 / 5.5 mm
spare needle in US size 9 / 5.5 mm

Slipper flats are worked back and forth, from the ribbed edge to the center of the foot, with shaping at top of toe, and short row shaping at heel. Bottom of foot is joined using the three-needle bind off, then back of foot is sewn closed.

skills required
Long-tail cast on, increasing, decreasing, three-needle bind off, seaming.