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Very Small Slippers
Finished
October 12 2017
October 13 2017
Project info
Very Small Slippers
Knitting
Pierogi
6-12 months
Feet / LegsSlippers
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Fleece Artist Back Country
65 yards in stash
Gaspereau Valley Fibres Farm Wool Shop in Wolfville, Nova Scotia
September 2017
Koigu Premium Merino (KPM)
Yellow
SweetGeorgia Yarns Superwash Worsted
EweKnit in Toronto, Ontario
Notes

For the crochet part around the bottom, I used hooks in sizes 3mm and G (I don’t know enough about crochet to convert the letter to a number). I am definitely not a crocheter, but I managed to muddle through (I think).

The pattern I had as a base was a photocopy from a magazine given to me at the yarn store where I bought the sheepskin soles, but it didn’t include any of the abbreviation definitions or photos of the finished slippers. So, while I used it as a guide for the crochet portion, I improvised the knit tops and reknit the first slipper three times (at least) until I got something I was happy with.

The two used the same stitch counts throughout, but because of my wonky crochet and the slightly different placement of the holes in the soles, they don’t look quite the same.

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Finished
October 12 2017
October 13 2017
 
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by Koigu
Fingering
100% Merino
175 yards / 50 grams
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100% Merino
200 yards / 115 grams
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Bulky
100% Merino
126 yards / 125 grams
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  • Project created: October 17, 2017
  • Updated: October 17, 2017