Ballerinas in bloom

Ballerinas in bloom

For the feet of your princess! Presented in the September 2012 issue of, these slippers are simply made in garter stitch, they are adorned with a large felt flower for a touch of originality.

Sizes

Birth - 3 - 6 - 12 months.

Supplies The Druggist

Knitting yarn: Surnaturelle Garance: 20 - 20 - 20 - 30 gr approx.

Flowers: Vaporous Petal (PM) col. Fuchsia and Poppy: 2 each.

Buttons: star light star (11 mm) col. Red: 2.

Points used

Garter stitch: everything in place.

Incremental increase (increase int): take the thread between 2 m of the previous rg and the knitting by twisting it.

Simple overcast: slip 1 st, work the next st, then cast the st on the piece.

Aig 3.

Sample : 25m x 56g.

Production

Start with the sole: go up 33 - 37 - 41 - 45 sts, work 2 sts then increase 4 sts the 2 sts (4fs) as follows:

1st increments 1 m, 1 increase int, 15 - 17 - 19 - 21 m, 1 increase int, 1 m (= center m), 1 increase int, 15 - 17 - 19 - 21 m, 1 increase int, 1 m. Tric 1 rg then

2nd increments: 2 m, 1 increase int, 15 - 17 - 19 - 21 m, 1 increase int, 3 m, 1 increase int, 15 - 17 - 19 - 21 m, 1 increase int, 2 m. Tric 1 rg then

3rd increment: 3 m, 1 increase int, 15 - 17 - 19 - 21 m, 1 increase int, 5 m, 1 increase int, 15 - 17 - 19 - 21 m, 1 increase int, 3 m. Tric 1 rg then

4th increments: 4 m, 1 increase int, 15 - 17 - 19 - 21 m, 1 increase int, 7 m, 1 increase int, 15 - 17 - 19 - 21 m, 1 increase int, 4 m. = 49 - 53 - 57 - 61 m.

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