This pattern is great for beginners with easy to follow step by step instructions and a quick knit using yarn from your stash. These bootees have great feedback for staying on little toes and keeping them warm.
Sizes: Newborn, 3mths, 6 - 12mths
Foot measurement: 8cm 9.5cm 11.5cm 3ins 3.75ins 4.5ins
Touch Yarns Merino 8ply/DK Shade #822 approximately 100m per 50g ball.
Newborn 1 x 50g/1oz
3 months 1 x 50g/2oz
6 - 12 months 1 x 50g/2oz
1 pair 3.25mm/US 3 knitting needles.
1 pair 3.75mm/US 5 knitting needles.
Wool needle for sewing up.
Note - Using a different yarn other than the one specified may give an unsatisfactory result.
Tension 24 sts and 32 rows to 10cm/4 ins over stocking stitch on 3.75mm/US 5 knitting needles
A suggested substitute yarn is shown below.