Showsy Toes Sandal Sock
a scrappy knit
It’s hot out! Too hot for socks! And your baby isn’t quite ready for shoes. Those sweet feet need an extra dose of fancy and a little extra protection for outings. Hello, Showsy Toes! They’re not socks. They’re not shoes. They ARE awesome!
What will you do with all that extra sock yarn? Make some SHOWSY TOES!
Newborn (0-6 months, 6-12 months)
Skein Yarn Top Draw Sock (85% Merino, 15% Nylon / 100 g skein) or other fingering weight yarn:
20 (25, 30) yards
FINISHED DIMENSIONS :
Heel to Toe: 1.75 (2, 2) inches
Circumference: 3.25 (3.75, 4.25) inches
4 size 2 (2.75mm) DPNs or size needed to obtain the correct gauge
8 stitches & 11 rows = 1 inch in STOCKINETTE stitch
2 stitch markers & tapestry needle
knitting in the round, backward loop cast on & kitchener stitch