Anders Slippers by Kristin Drysdale

Anders Slippers

November 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stranded
US 3 - 3.25 mm
3.0 mm
70 - 100 yards (64 - 91 m)
Child's size 13-4
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Norwegian motif children’s slippers are fun to make, fun to give away, and fun to wear while waiting for Santa.


A fairly fast knit—in the round with double-pointed needles and single piece construction, Anders Slippers are perfect for chilly nights or frosty mornings. They feature 2-color stranded knitting, double-point knitting in the round, back and forth knit and purl work, and a crocheted edge.

Knit with Raumagarn. Sweet stocking stuffer. Super happy for fall or winter nights by the fire with a cozy mug.

The fifth pair of slippers in a series of twelve to be published as an eBook. Stay tuned…

Felted Gauge
Lightly felted 28 stitches = 4 inches or 10 cm

Note: Pay attention to your gauge and use whatever size needle you need to knit 24 stitches and 24 rows for 4 inches. While teaching a class on these slippers, I have seen knitters use needles as small as a US 2 and as large as a US 5.