Baby soft Double Knitting type yarn
Size 4mm needles
Cast on 32st and work 10 rows k2,p2 rib
Next row (RS) eyelets k1,*yo,k2 tog to last yo,k1 – 33sts
Next row purl
Divide for Instep
Knit 22sts turn leaving remaining sts unworked
Next purl 11sts turn and leave remaining sts unworked
Work 12 rows in St st across the 11sts for instep, break yarn
With right side facing rejoin yarn to last st on right hand needle pick up 7sts down righ tside of instep,
knit across 11sts of instep and pick up 7sts down left side then knit 11 sts from left hand needle 47 sts in all.
knit 11 rows garter (every row knit).
Shape Heel and Toe
Row 1 (RS) k2, k2tog, k17, k2tog, k1, k2tog, k17,k2tog, k2
Row 2 knit
Row 3 k2, k2tog, k15, k2tog, k1, k2tog, k15, k2tog,k2
Row 4 knit
Row 5 k2, k2tog, k13, k2tog, k1, k2tog, k13, k2tog, k2
Cast off loosely
Sew seam and thread ribbon or cord through eyelets.
They are so cute! It’s fun to make knit baby booties for a baby shower gift. They are nice with mittens and a hat as a set.