Slip into one of these quick knit slippers and enjoy a cozy and relaxing weekend at home. This lovely footwear would also make for a thoughtful gift to friend or loved one.
The pattern for these socks is found on the Lion Brand Yarn website. The price that you’ll see when you first land on the pattern page is NOT the price of the pattern. It is the price of the recommended yarn which you can buy through the website.
You will find the Download Free Pattern button just below the [Add All to Cart] button.
Quick Slippers – A Delightfully Warm and Cozy Slippers
Designed by the talented Lisa Carnahan, this knit footwear is worked in one piece starting at the cuff. The stitches for the heel are knitted back and forth in rows and is shaped using short rows.
The slippers are available in one size; however, it is stretchy enough to fit most women’s feet. The foot length can be easily adjusted, just make sure to take the correct foot measurements of the intended recipient.
If you’re not sure how to do this we have an article on the subject that you’ll surely find helpful. Check it here: How to Take Foot Measurements When Knitting Socks.
In making the slippers, you will need Lion Brand’s Wool-Ease Thick & Quick yarn. It is fun to use bulky-weight yarn made of 80% acrylic and 20% wool. It is perfect for making warm garments and accessories, like this piece we’re making.
You will also need a size US 13 Double-pointed knitting needle. That is a 9 mm needle if you are using the metric system.
Moreover, you’ll be utilizing the ssk decrease technique when you start making this piece. The ssk or slip one, slip one. Knit two together is a knitting decrease often used in lace patterns. We have an illustrated tutorial on this technique if you want to learn it. Check the tutorial here: Basic Left-Slanting Decrease (SSK).
You can download the FREE knitting pattern for these slippers here: Quick Slippers Pattern.
In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn here: Wool Ease Thick & Quick.