The same basic pattern yields three very different crocheted slippers: A
Mary Jane with motif flowers for mom, Loafers for Dad, and Little Slippers that can be customized
for girls or boys.
Finished Size: Slippers can be
made in a range of sizes and circumferences foll the patt formulas. Basic
Slippers shown measure 6" in length and circumference, Mary Jane slippers
shown measure 10" in length and 8½" in circumference, Loafer slippers
shown measure 11" in length and 9½" in circumference. Measure your
own foot or use standard measurements available at
Yarn: Knit Picks Comfy Worsted (75%
pima cotton, 25% acrylic; 109 yd [100 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #2163 maize (A), #2138 pomegranate
(B), #4936 marlin (C). Yarn distributed by Crafts Americana. Amount needed will
vary based on size. Toddler and small children's sizes will need 1-2 balls,
women's sizes will need 2-3 balls, and most men's sizes will need 3 balls of the
main color. Small amounts of contrasting colors are needed for embellishments. The
Basic Slipper has a star worked with B and the Mary Janes have flowers worked with
Hook Size: G/6 (4 mm).
Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle; st
markers (m); four 5⁄8" diameter buttons (optional, for Mary Jane
Gauge: 17 sc and 20
rows = 4".