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Extra-Long Swiffer Sock 2
Reversible Swiffer Sock by Linda Permann
Crochet
Bonnie
Hooks & yarn
5.0 mm (H)
Red Heart Super Saver Solids
Notes

My aunt loves the first one I made so much, that she asked for more! She said it works better than the store-bought refills!

I’m using up some old acrylic yarn in my stash. To make the Extra-Long version, I started with a chain of 63 and then followed the pattern for the base. When I got to the rounds I worked them like this:

RND 1-2: follow the pattern
RND 3: short sides: sc2tog until two past corners
long sides: sc 15, sc2tog three times, sc until two before corner
RND 4: short sides: sc2tog on corner
long sides: sc 14, sc2tog three times, sc until corner
RND 5: short sides: sc2tog on corner
long sides: sc across

STRAP: Ch 20, sl st in 5th chain from hook, sl st down chain

I added the button straps during the fifth round. I divided the sides in thirds and marked with stitch markers where I wanted the straps. Then when I got to that stitch, I worked the strap instructions (above). Then simply join back to your round with the next single crochet.

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May 21 2012
May 27 2012
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by Red Heart
Aran
100% Acrylic
364 yards / 198 grams
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  • Project created: May 21, 2012
  • Updated: June 1, 2012