Worsted weight yarn (MC/CC)
“N” crochet hook
“H” crochet hook
Gauge: 3 vertical bars = 1″, Sole measures 3″-3 1/2″
With MC and “N”, Make sl st 5″ from end of yarn(used for sewing the back seam). Ch 11
Body of bootie:
Work 7 rows of afghan stitch.
Ch 1, *insert hook into next two vertical bars, YO, pull through 3 loops on hook. Rep * across. Ch 1, turn.
Pull up a loop in each st across. YO and pull through all loops on hook. PULL TIGHT to close toe. Ch 1, Fasten off and leave a long 10″ tail.
Sew up back seam with beg yarn.
Sew up top of foot, leaving about a 1 1/4″ for ankle(about 5 rows).
Row 1: With CC and “H” hook, Dc around ankle, putting 14-16 dc around. Join, ch 3. Do not turn!
Row 2: *FPDC around next dc, BPDC around next dc. Rep * around, join, fasten off
With CC and “H” hook, ch 5, sl st in first ch to form a ring.
*Ch 8, sl st into ring. Rep * 4 times, fasten off, leave tail-sew to top of bootie.