Weekender Slippers by Rae Blackledge

Weekender Slippers

Knitting
November 2015
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
10 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in garter st
US 11 - 8.0 mm
70 - 180 yards (64 - 165 m)
Women’s Small (Women’s Medium, Women’s Large, Men’s Small, Men’s Medium, Men’s Large)

Who doesn’t enjoy a bit of clever shaping? These slippers employ basic mitered increases that magically form to your foot. Knit these up in an evening in this extra bulky, self-striping yarn.

Finished Measurements
Women’s Small (Women’s Medium, Women’s Large, Men’s Small, Men’s Medium, Men’s Large)
Foot Length: 9 (9½, 10, 11, 11½, 12)”

Materials
Yarn: Wisdom Yarns Poems Forte (100% wool; 150g, 90 yds)
• 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2) balls
Shown in: Women’s Large, 1007 Bursa
Needles: US 11 (8 mm) straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Tapestry needle, removable stitch marker, stitch holder
Gauge: 10 sts x 20 rows = 4” in garter stitch