Posy Toes by Claire Slade

Posy Toes

Knitting
August 2021
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch, blocked
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
150 - 185 yards (137 - 169 m)
S, M, L
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August, when flowers are in full bloom and gardens are bursting with colour. Here August is usually warm and sunny, but never trust the weather in the UK, tomorrow could be cold and wet.

These lightweight, ballet-style slippers are perfect for those chilly evenings.

Posy Toes is the sixth pattern in The Changing Seasons ebook, for more information about this collection see this thread.

Posy Toes are knit flat starting from the upper edging, they incorporate toe and sole shaping for a more comfortable fit.

This is a written pattern with no charts, pattern includes a photo tutorial for sewing up.

Materials:

DK weight yarn:
MC: 130(145, 165)yds / 119 (133, 151)m
CC: 20yds / 18m
3mm / US2.5 needles or size used to get gauge.
2.5mm / US1.5 needles or 2 sizes smaller than sized used to get gauge
2 stitch markers

Finished Measurements:

To fit foot length: 8.5 (9.25, 10)” / 21.5 (23.5, 25.5)cm
To fit US woman shoe size: 6-7 (8-9, 10-11)
To fit UK shoe size: 4-5 (6-7, 8-9)
To fit EU shoe size: 37-38 (39-40, 41-42)

Sample shown in WYS Croft DK, shades Skelberry and Maywick