Light Weight Knitting Yarn
2 ounces White 2 ounces Color – 122 yards per ounce
Knitting Needles No. 1
2 yards Ribbon No. 7
1 pair Soles Size 5
With colored yarn cast on 40 stitches.
Row 1—Knit plain.
Row 3—Knit plain.
Row 4—With white yarn * knit 5, slip 2, repeat from * to end of row.
Row 5—* Purl 5, slip 2, repeat from * to end of row.
Row 6—* Knit 5, slip 2, repeat from * to end of row.
Row 7—* Purl 5, slip 2, repeat from * to end of row.
Row 8—With colored yarn knit all the stitches across.
Row 9—Purl all the stitches.
Row 10—Knit all the stitches.
Row 11—Purl all the stitches.
Now with white yarn repeat rows 4, 5, 6 and 7,
with colored yarn, repeat rows 8, 9, 10 and 11,
until work measures 14 inches, join on the side, so as to form a point for the front.
Ruche—With white yarn cast on 6 stitches, knit plain across.
Row 2—Insert the needle into stitch as if you were going to knit it, wind yarn over needle and around the forefinger of left hand 4 times, bring yarn up and around the right hand needle, then knit the stitch which will have the appearance of 4 in one.
Knit 2 rows plain.
With colored yarn repeat these 4 rows, then with white yarn and so on until ruche is long enough to go around top of slipper.
Sew ruche on. Finish with ribbon bows and sew on soles.