Garter Sole Slippers by Elizabeth Zimmermann

Garter Sole Slippers

Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5 stitches = 1 inch
in garter sttich and stocking stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
420 yards (384 m)
Average adult, 10-11" long
Flag of English English

This design has the advantage of starting with the sole which enables you to incorporate plenty of reinforcement into the entire bottom of the foot.

-- Knit One Knit All

Yarn available from Schoolhouse Press.

You will need two colors of yarn, one skein of each color, The pattern also suggests strengthening nylon or nylon sock yarn for the sole.