Fleeced Boots

$8.00 USD

These Booties use the same “extreme thrumming” technique as the Fleeced Earflap Hat. They are fun to make and will definitely keep cold breezes away from the ankles! Instructions include a tutorial with pictures.

Skills Needed

  • General knitting skills
  • Magic Loop
  • Fleecing - instructions included in pattern

Size

Small (Medium, Large, XL)

  • Small: US youth 3.5–5/US women’s 5–6.5/Euro 35–37
  • Medium: US youth 5.5–7/US women’s 7–8.5/Euro 37–39
  • Large: US men’s 7.5–9/US women’s 9–11/Euro 40–42
  • XL: US men’s 9.5–12/US women’s 12/Euro 43–45

Finished Measurements

  • 9 (9.75, 10.25, 11.25) in/ 23 (24.75, 26, 28.5) cm 

Note: knitted slippers tend to stretch; if in between sizes, size down

Materials

Fleece

1–2 oz merino roving or fleece

Natural, undyed top can be purchased from

Suggested Yarns

  • 1 skein - Brown Sheep Lamb’s Pride Bulky85% wool, 25% mohair, 125 yds per 113 g skein

  • 2 skeins - Pear Tree Yarn 10 ply 100% merino wool, 170 yds/ 155 m per 100 g skein - used doubled

  • 1 skein - Malabrigo Chunky 100% merino wool, 100 yds/ 91 m per 100 g skein

Needles

  • US 9/ 5.5 mm circ needles, 35" or longer (for magic loop method)

Gauge

15 sts and 30 rows = 4 in/ 10 cm square in garter st.

 
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