Easy knit slippers
Fariba / beginners patternbernat pop yarn reviewseasy slippersfree knitting tutorialsintermediate patternsknit slipperswatch how to knit slippersyarn over slippers pattern / February 8, 2018
Medium (Num 4 ) size yarn – bernat pop yarn
3.5 mm/ 4 US needles
A pair of scissors
Eye blunt needle
36 stitches, 42 row repeat
Ribbing: (R1 to R3)
Row 1: rep*(K1, P1)*
Row 2: rep*(K1, P1)*
Row 3: rep*(K1, P1)*
Increasing: (R4 to R31)
every even rows increase 4 stitches prorating them symmetrically between the beginning and end of row in which 2 of them places in middles and 2 of them places in two sides. keep 10 stitches fixed at the begging of each row and at the end of each row for making yarn overs for two sides and keep 2 stitches fixed in the middle for making yarn overs in the middle.
Repeat this instruction for 20 rows (reach row 23), then stop increasing for sides but continue to increase stitches in the middle for an extra 8 rows (reach row 31)
Row 4: K10, YO, K7, YO, K2, YO, K7, YO, K10
Row 5,7, 9 and all return rows: purl all stitches
Row 6: K10, YO, K9, YO, K2, YO, K9, YO, K10
Row 8: K10, YO, K11, YO, K2, YO, K11, YO, K10
Row 22: K10, YO, K25, YO, K2, YO, K25, YO, K10
Row 24: K37, YO, K2, YO, K37
Row 26: K38, YO, K2, YO, K38
Row 28: K39, YO, K2, YO, K39
Row 30: K40, YO, K2, YO, K40
at the end of row 31 (return row) there will be 84 stitches left in the needle.
bind off 10 stitches at the beginning of each row for 4 rows.( rows through 32-35 drop stitches to 44).
bind off 5 stitches at the beginning of each row for 6 rows.( rows through 36-41 drop stitches to 14)
Row 32: BO 10, K74
Row 33: BO 10, P64
Row 34: BO 10, K54
Row 35: BO 10, P44
Row 36: BO 5, K39
Row 37: BO 5, P34
Row 38: BO 5, K29
Row 39: BO 5, P24
Row 40: BO 5, K19
Row 41: BO 5, P14
Row 42: BO 14
My name is Fariba. Knitting is my passion since I was a little kid.
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Are there directions for different sizes – children’s as well as adults?
Hi Carol, this size will fit adult size of small, medium and large because it stretches out after completed, for kid’s size you can cut the numbers to half and try couple of rows to compare with kid’s size.
However, on written pattern, what happened to Rows 9-21? Then Rows 23, 25, 27, 29 seem to be missing also.
Hi Kimberly, thank you for your comment. When you start the pattern you will get the order of increasing stitches and you will figure out the missing rows pattern. However if you looking for rows 9-21 you can put numbers in the below formula for X and get the row: (Put number instead of x)
Row X: K10, YO, K(X+3), YO, K2, YO, K(X+3), YO, K10
Also row 23,25,27,29 are return rows and are purled.
Hope this clarifies it for you, please let me know if you need more questions. :)
Hi Fariba, thank you very much for that slipper, it is very easy to knit, but if I want to increase the size for adult, who can I do it???
You just need to cast on a little bit more if the given size does not look big enough for yourself. Then follow the same instruction to increase 4 stitches per even row prorating them symmetrically.