Tilted Espadrilles by Rae Blackledge

Tilted Espadrilles

Knitting
November 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 2 - 2.75 mm
240 - 400 yards (219 - 366 m)
Women’s Small (Medium, Large)

Zig and zag your way around each slipper as your work through the unusual short row shaping on these espadrilles. Mark each row with a checkmark as you complete it and your slippers will be done in no time. These make impressive gifts, especially for non knitters who are perplexed by the direction of the knitting!

Finished Measurements
Women’s Small (Medium, Large)
Foot Length: 9 (9½, 10)”

Materials
Yarn: Stonehedge Fiber Mill Shepherd’s Wool DK Weight (100% Spun Fine Wool; 50g, 120 yds)
• 1 (2, 2) balls: A
• 1 (2, 2) balls: B
Shown in: Size Medium/ Raspberry (A), Lakeshore (B)
Needles: US 2 (2.75 mm) needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Tapestry needle
Gauge: 28 sts x 40 rows = 4” in St st