Easy Garter Stitch Booties

EASY GARTER STITCH BOOTIES

MATERIALS

Pair of size 5.00 mm needles (US size 8) 8 ply wool or acrylic (Worsted or DK) Wool needle
Scissors

INSTRUCTIONS

Cast on 29 stitches
Knit 11 rows in garter stitch
Cast off 11 stitches at start of next row, knit to end (18 stitches) Cast off 11 stitches at start of next row, knit to end (7 stitches)

For newborn size knit these 7 stitches until this part measures 7.65 cm (3 inches)

For 0 – 3 months size knit till these 7 stitches until this part measures 8.25 cm

(πŸ‘πŸπŸ’ 𝐒𝐧𝐜𝐑𝐞𝐬)

For 3 – 6 months size knit these 7 stitches until this part measures 8.90 cm (πŸ‘ 𝟏𝟐 𝐒𝐧𝐜𝐑𝐞𝐬)

For 6 – 9 months size knit these 7 stitches until this part measures 9.5 cm (πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ’ 𝐒𝐧𝐜𝐑𝐞𝐬)

For 12 months size knit these 7 stitches until this part measures 10.2 cm (πŸ’ 𝐒𝐧𝐜𝐑𝐞𝐬)

Cast off these 7 stitches.

This will now be T –shaped.

With right side facing up. Take A1 and sew to A.

Take A2 and sew to A.

Sew seams on B and C sides.

Repeat with the other bootie but Take A2 to A first. Sew.

Then take A1 to A. Sew

Sew seams B and C.

Turn booties right side out.

Embroider wool flowers, decorate with lace or sew cute buttons on front. If using buttons please make sure they are secure so little fingers can’t remove them.