Funky Chunky Booties

Materials:

100g hank of Ushya (by Mirasol available from Woolfish)  -this yarn is no longer available, but can be substituted by using two strands of Aran wool
8mm needles

Method:

Cast on 22 stitches
Row 1     knit 10 stitches, knit 1 make 1 ,knit 1 make 1 , knit 10  (total24stitches)
Row 2    knit 9 stitches, purl 1, (knit 1 make 1) x 4, purl 1, knit 9. (total 28 stitches)
Row 3     knit 28 stitches
Row 4     knit 9 stitches, purl 1, knit 8, purl 1, knit 9
Repeat row 3 and 4    12 times
Next row  cast off 4 stitches, knit to end of row,
Next row  cast off 4 stitches, knit 5, purl 1, knit 8, purl 1, knit 5 (total 20 stitches)
(Next row knit)
(Next row   knit 5, purl 1, knit 8, purl 1, knit 5)
Repeat the above two rows 6 times
Next row     p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k10, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1
Next row     k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k8, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1
Next row     p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k10, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1
Next row     k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k8, p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1
Next row     k2together, p1, k1, p1 k1, k2 together, k4, k2together,k1,  p1, k1, p1, k2tog
Next row     knit2 tog, p1, k1,  p1, k2tog, k2, k2 tog, p1, k1, p1, knit 2tog
Break yarn   leaving about 10 inches. Thread onto needle and sew through all stitches.

Sew up the front of slipper.
Sew back of slipper.
Well done.
Now make another one!
Bootie pattern by Woolfish.co.uk