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Home : Patterns : Barefoot Sandal

Free Crochet Pattern: Barefoot Sandal

Lion Brand® Microspun
Pattern #: W50569
Rating: *****4.7 (based on 11 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size


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Make these simple 'thong' sandals and highlight your feet!
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Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 910-143: Microspun Yarn: Lavender
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Sorry, product is discontinued; no colors are available.
*Microspun (Article #910). 100% Micro-Fiber Acrylic; package size: 2.50oz/70.00 gr. (168yds/154m) pull skeins

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•  910-143 Microspun Yarn: Lavender
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Two 5/8 inches [15mm} shank buttons

Barefoot Sandal

Lion Brand® Microspun


Gauge is not significant to this project.

When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

Note: If piece is too long for foot skip Row 8 by working sl st to center of second ch sp on Row 7, then working work Row 9.

String button onto yarn, push back until ready to use.

Ch 6, join with sl st to form a buttonhole loop.

Row 1 Ch 36, slide button down and leave at end of row, sc in second ch from hook and across to loop for ankle strap, end off - 35 sts.

Row 2 Attach yarn with sc in 11th st from last st of previous row, sc in next 14 sts -15 sts.

Row 3 Ch 6 (counts as dc and ch 3 sp), [sk 1 st, dc in next st, ch 3] across - 8 dc and 7 ch-sp.

Row 4 Sl st to center of first ch 3 sp, ch 6 (counts as dc and ch 3 sp), dc in center of next ch 3 sp, (ch 3, dc in next ch 3 sp) across, leave remaining sts unworked - 7 dc and 6 ch-sp.

Row 5 Repeat row 4 - 6 dc and 5 ch-sp.

Row 6 Repeat row 4 - 5 dc and 4 ch-sp.

Row 7 Repeat row 4 - 4 dc and 3 ch-sp.

Row 8 Sl st to center first ch 3 sp, ch 3 (counts as dc), dc in center of next ch 3 sp twice - 3 dc.

Row 9 Sl st in first st, sc in center dc.

Row 10 Turn, sc in sc.

Row 11 Turn, sc in sc, ch 8, sl st into same sc to for toe loop, end off.

Weave in ends

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beg = begin(s)(ning) ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made dc = double crochet
sc = single crochet sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch st(s) = stitch(es)

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Pattern Average Rating: *****4.7 (based on 11 reviews)
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Barefoot Sandal Reviewed by alexandria.hargrave on 2015-05-06 *****
I have made several for friends and family. I like the ankle band better than tie straps. Also I have been using silver or gold bells which make wearing them even more fun.
They look so very cute and pretty in almost any color, but I like doing them in variegated yarns best.

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