How To Crochet Cosy Slippers
Colder nights give us a great excuse to snuggle up and get cosy. Give your feet some luxury and crochet cosy slippers using alpaca yarn. You might want to stock up though, you’ll be making these for everyone.
Designed by @make.e »
ML = magic loop
Htr = half treble crochet
Dc = double crochet
Dc3tog = double crochet next 3 sts together (decrease)
Ch = chain
Ss = slip stitch
FPtr = front post treble crochet
BPtr = Back post treble crochet
Working with 2 strands together and using size 6MM hook…
Round 1) ML, ch1, 7htr into loop, ss to join
Round 2) ch 1, 2 htr in each st round, ss to join (14 sts)
Round 3) ch 1, *2htr, 1 htr* repeat * round, ss to join (21 sts)
WIDE FIT add round 4) ch1, *1htr into next 6 sts, 2htr* repeat * round (24 sts)
Size 7MM hook.
Round 5) ch 1, 1htr in each st round, ss to join, turn
Round 6) Repeat round 5 see size guide below.
Size 3-4 = 8 rounds
Size 5-6 = 9 rounds
Size 7-8 = 10 rounds
WIDE Size 3-4 = 7 rounds
WIDE Size 5-6 = 8 rounds
WIDE Size 7-8 = 9 rounds
Making the heel space:
1dc, ch 14 (wide fit ch 16), skip next 11 sts (Wide fit skip next 14 sts), 1dc in each st round.
Round 1) ch1, 1dc in each st round. ss to join. turn
Round 2) ch2, 1tr in each st round, ss to join.
Round 3 -9) repeat round 2
Round 10) ch2, *FPtr, BPtr* repeat round, ss to join. Cast off weave in ends.
Round 1) Join yarn to corner of mouth of the heel opening, ch1, 1dc in each st round, ss to join
Round 2) ch1, 1dc into next 11 sts (wide 13 sts) dc3tog, 1dc 10 (wide 11 sts) dc3tog, ss to join.
Round 3) ch1, 1dc into next 9 sts (wide 11 sts) dc3tog, 1dc into next 7 sts (wide 9 sts) dc3tog. Ss to join.
Round 4) ch1, 1dc into next 7 sts (wide 9sts) dc3tog, 1dc next 5 sts (wide 7sts) dc3tog, ss to join.
Round 5) ch 1, 1dc into each st round.
Round 6) repeat round 5.
Turn inside out ss seam together.
Finishing… add your choice of pompoms or tassels or leave plain, your socks give them some personality!