Angie's Attic

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Sandal - Infant/toddler version






I used size G hook for size 5/6.  Use F for sizes 3/4, H for 7/8, I for 9/10.
Cotton yarn for the bottom soles and any type yarn you want to use for the rest of the sandal.
2 buttons

Bottom sole(make 2 from cotton)-
Chain 14
1 half double crochet 2nd chain from hook.
1 half double crochet in next 7 chains.
1 double crochet in the next 2 chains.
2 double crochet in each of the next 2 chains.
5 double crochet in the last chain.
Working down the opposite side of chain.
2 double crochet in next 2 chains.
1 double crochet in next 2 chains.
1 half double crochet in next 7 chains.
3 half double crochet in last chain.
Slip stitch to beginning.

Round 2-
Chain 1
1 half double crochet in 10 stitches.
2 half double crochet in each of the next 4 stitches.
1 half double crochet in next 2 stitches.
2 half double crochet in next stitch.
1 half double crochet in next 2 stitches.
2 half double crochet in next 4 stitches.
1 half double crochet in next 11 stitches.
3 half double crochet in last stitch.
Slip stitch to beginning.

Round 3-
chain 1
1 single crochet in each stitch around.
Slip stitch to beginning.
Fasten off and leave long tail for sewing.


Top sole (make 2 in yarn of choice)-
Do rounds 1 and 2 of bottom sole.
Fasten off.

Sew top sole to bottom sole.


Left sandal-
Count 7 stitches from back center of sandal on the left side.
Attach yarn and chain 2
Half double crochet in 15 stitches going around back of sandal.
Turn chain 3
1 double crochet in each stitch across.
Turn chain 3
1 double crochet in each stitch across.  Chain 23
Turn 1 double crochet in 3rd chain from hook and in each chain and across the row.
Turn chain 2
1 half double crochet in each stitch of row but not the stitches from the chain 23.
Fasten off and weave in ends.

Right sandal-
Do same as above but count 7 to the right side of sandal center back.


Strap-
Count 6 from the top center of the sandal and attach yarn.
Chain 2
1 half double crochet in 5 stitches.
Turn chain 2
1 half double crochet in each stitch across

*Turn chain 2  1 half double crochet in each stitch across*  Do this until the 10th row.
10th row
Do slip stitches across row with 5 stitches on opposite side of sandal counting 11 stitches down from top center.
Fasten off and weave in ends.

Attach button to side of sandal.




Coming soon is variations for these sandals- flowers, faces, different straps, etc.
Also adult sizes.