Instructions

GAUGE: Working in sc, 4 sts and 4 rows = 1 inch.

DIRECTIONS:

With red, ch 25 loosely.

  1. Round 1 (sole): Sc in second ch from hk and in each of next 22 chs; work 2 scs in end ch. Working on opposite side of ch, sc in each of next 23 chs; join with sl st to first sc: 48 scs. Mark last sc with a stitch marker. (Move stitch marker to the last sc at the end of each round.)
  2. Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 scs in same st; sc in each of the next 22 scs; work 2 scs in each of the next 2 scs; sc in each of next 22 scs, work 2 scs in last sc; join with sl st to first sc: 52 scs.
  3. Round 3: Ch 1, work 2 scs in same st, sc in each of next 24 scs, work 2 scs in each of next 2 scs; sc in each of next 24 scs, work 2 scs in last sc; join with sl st to first sc: 56 scs.
  4. Round 4: Ch 1, work 2 scs in same st; sc in each of next 26 scs; work 2 scs in each of next 2 scs; sc in each of next 26 scs, work 2 scs in last sc; join with sl st to first sc: 60 scs.
  5. Round 5: Ch 1, work 2 scs in same st; sc in each of next 28 scs; work 2 scs in each of next 2 scs; sc in each of next 28 scs, work 2 scs in last sc; join with sl st to first sc: 64 scs.
  6. Round 6: Ch 1, work 2 scs in same st; sc in each of next 30 scs; work 2 scs in each of next 2 scs; sc in each of next 30 scs, work 2 scs in last sc; join with sl st to first sc: 68 scs.
  7. Round 7: Ch 1, work 2 scs in same st; sc in each of next 32 scs; work 2 scs in each of next 2 scs; sc in each of next 32 scs, work 2 scs in last sc; join with sl st to first sc: 72 scs.
  8. Round 8: Ch 1, work 2 scs in same st; sc in each of next 34 scs; work 2 scs in each of next 2 scs; sc in each of next 34 scs, work 2 scs in last sc; join with sl st to first sc: 76 scs.
  9. Rounds 9-11: Ch 1, work 1 sc in same st and in each sc around; join with sl st to first sc: 76 scs.
  10. Round 12: Ch 1, decrease by pulling up a lp in the same st and in each of the next 2 scs, yo and draw yarn through all four lps on hk; [work 1 sc in each sc] around to last 3 scs, decrease by pulling up a lp in each of the next 3 sts, yo and draw yarn through all four lps on hk: 72 sts.
  11. Rounds 13-20: Ch 1, decrease by pulling up a lp in the same st and in each of the next 2 scs, yo and draw yarn through all four lps on hk; [work 1 sc in each sc] around to last 3 scs, decrease by pulling up a lp in each of the next 3 sts, yo and draw yarn through all four lps on hk. Fasten off at end of Round 20: 40 sts at end of Round 20.
  12. Round 21: With right side facing, join white with sl st in any sc; ch 6, [sl st in next sc, ch 6] around; end with sl st in joining st. Fasten off.

FINISHED SIZE: Women’s size Medium slippers measure about 10 inches from toe to heel.

ABBREVIATIONS

  • ch(s) chain(s)
  • hk hook
  • lp(s) loop(s)
  • sc(s) single crochet(s)
  • sl st slip stitch
  • st(s) stitch(es)
  • yo yarn over
  • [  ] Instructions between brackets are repeated a given number of times or as instructed.

Cozy Crochet Slippers from Yvonne Hostler of Bellevue, Nebraska