Leaf Booties

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Yarn: Lily Sugar N’ Cream Worsted Cotton Yarn, approx. 75 (100, 125, 150, 175) yards of Color A “Green Twists” and approx. 10 (15, 20, 25, 30) yards of Color B “Sage”

Tools: 4.0mm crochet hook, tapestry needle, 2 buttons, sewing needle, thread

Skill Level: Easy

Gauge: 4 rows of 4 sc = 1″x 1″

Stitches: (sl st)slip stitch, (hdc)half-double crochet, (dc)double crochet, (sc)single crochet, (sc2tog)single crochet two together

Sizing:

Newborn(3-6, 6-9, 9-12, 12-18)months

Sole Length: 3(3.5, 4, 4.5, 5)”

(Make 2)

Newborn-3 and 3-6 month sizes only:

W/A, ch. 6 (8)

Rnd 1: 4hdc in 3rd ch. from hook, dc in nxt 2 (4) sts, 6dc in nxt st. (now working on opposite side of foundation ch.), dc in nxt 2 (4) sts, join w/sl st. in 1st hdc. (14, 18 sts)

Rnd 2: Do not turn, sl st. in nxt 1 (2) sts, ch.1, 2sc in same st., sc in nxt 6 (8) sts, 2sc in nxt 2sts, sc in nxt 6 (8) sts, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (18, 22 sts)

Rnd 3: Do not turn, sl st in nxt st. ch.1, 2sc in same st, 2sc in nxt st., sc in nxt 5 (7) sts, 2sc in nxt 4 sts, sc in nxt 5 (7) sts, 2sc in nxt 2 sts, join w/sl st in 1st sc. (26, 30 sts)

6-9, 9-12, and 12-18 month sizes only:

W/A, ch. 10 (12, 14)

Rnd 1: 4hdc in 3rd ch. from hook, hdc in nxt 2 (3, 4) sts, dc in nxt 4 (5, 6) sts, 6dc in nxt st. (now working on opposite side of foundation ch.), dc in nxt 4 (5, 6) sts,  hdc in nxt 2 (3, 4) sts, join w/sl st. in 1st hdc. (22, 26, 30 sts)

Rnd 2: Do not turn, sl st. in nxt 2 sts, ch.1, 2sc in same st., sc in nxt 10 (12, 14) sts, 2sc in nxt 2sts, sc in nxt 10 (12 ,14) sts, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (26, 30, 34 sts)

Rnd 3: Do not turn, sl st in nxt st. ch.1, 2sc in same st, 2sc in nxt st., sc in nxt 9 (11, 13) sts, 2sc in nxt 4 sts, sc in nxt 9 (11, 13) sts, 2sc in nxt 2 sts, join w/sl st in 1st sc. (34, 38, 42 sts)

All Sizes:

Rnd 4: Ch.1, sc in each sc around tflo, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (26, 30, 34, 38, 42 sts)

Rnd 5: Ch.1, sc in each sc around, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (26, 30, 34, 38, 42 sts)

Rnd 6: Ch.1, sc in nxt 11 (13, 15, 17, 19) sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 11 (13, 15, 17, 19) sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (24, 28, 32, 36, 40 sc)

Rnd 7: Ch.1, sc in nxt 10 (12, 14, 16, 18) sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 10 (12, 14, 16, 18) sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (22, 26, 30, 34, 38 sc)

Rnd 8: Ch.1, sc in nxt 9 (11, 13, 15, 17) sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 9 (11, 13, 15, 17) sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (20, 24, 28, 32, 36 sc)

Newborn-3 month size only:

Rnd 9: Ch.1, sc in each sc around, join w/sl st. in 1st sc.

Rnd 10-11: Repeat Rnd 9.

Rnd 12: Ch.1, sc2tog, sc in each sc around up to last 2 sts, sc2tog, join w/sl st. in 1st sc.  (18 sc).  Finish off.

3-6 month size only:

Rnd 9: Ch.1, sc in nxt 10 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 10 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (22 sc)

Rnd 10-13: Ch.1, sc in each sc around, join w/sl st. in 1st sc.

Rnd 14: Ch.1, sc2tog, sc in each sc around up to last 2 sts., sc2tog, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (20 sc).  Finish off.

6-9 month size only:

Rnd 9: Ch.1, sc in nxt 12 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 12 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (26 sc)

Rnd 10: Ch.1, sc in nxt 11 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 11 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (24 sc)

Rnd 11-15: Ch.1, sc in each sc around, join w/sl st. in 1st sc.

Rnd 16: Ch.1, sc2tog, sc in each sc around up to last 2 sts., sc2tog, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (22 sc).  Finish off.

9-12 month size only:

Rnd 9: Ch.1, sc in nxt 14 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 14 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (30 sc)

Rnd 10: Ch.1, sc in nxt 13 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 13 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (28 sc)

Rnd 11: Ch.1, sc in nxt 12 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 12 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (26 sc)

Rnd 12-17: Ch.1, sc in each sc around, join w/sl st. in 1st sc.

Rnd 18: Ch.1, sc2tog, sc in each sc around up to last 2 sts., sc2tog, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (24 sc).  Finish off.

12-18 month size only:

Rnd 9: Ch.1, sc in nxt 16 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 16 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (34 sc)

Rnd 10: Ch.1, sc in nxt 15 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 15 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (32 sc)

Rnd 11: Ch.1, sc in nxt 14 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 14 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (30 sc)

Rnd 12: Ch.1, sc in nxt 13 sc, sc2tog twice, sc in nxt 13 sc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (28 sc)

Rnd 13-19: Ch.1, sc in each sc around, join w/sl st. in 1st sc.

Rnd 20: Ch.1, sc2tog, sc in each sc around up to last 2 sts., sc2tog, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (26 sc).  Finish off.

Leaf (Make 1):

W/B, ch. 7 (9, 11, 13, 15)

Rnd 1: Sl st. in nxt 2ch, sc in nxt 2 (3, 4, 5, 6) ch., dc in nxt 1 (2, 3, 4, 5) ch., [3dc, ch. 3(4, 5, 6,7), sl st. in 2(3, 4, 5, 6) chs just made, 3dc) in nxt ch.,  (now working on foundation chain side), dc in nxt 1 (2, 3, 4, 5) chs, sc in nxt 2 (3, 4, 5, 6) ch., sl st. in nxt ch, sl st. in 1st st.  Finish off.

Weave in all ends.  With needle and thread sew on button and leaf as pictured.

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