Booties for Baby - Free crochet pattern for Baby Booties (Boy)

free crochet patterns-baby booties-bootie crochet patterns for boysDelightfully easy to crochet baby booties, great for a little boy, and these bootees can be made in no time at all. I used thick Double Knit Arran, and a 3.00mm UK hook. And the booties came out lovely and chunky.

This is an easy to remember crochet pattern, which turns out perfect every time .

I found it difficult to source crochet patterns perfect for boys, so I will add this to my collection as great little crochet projects perfect for making for baby coming home

Will fit 0-3 months. UK3.5mm

Ch 21. Join with sl st to first ch to form a ring (Make Sure this is made VERY loosely) this is the top of your booties that the cuff will be added onto later.

 1st rnd: Ch 3 (counts as first dc). Miss first ch. 1 dc in each ch around. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. 22 dc.
2nd rnd: Ch 3 (counts as first dc). Miss first dc. 1 dc in each dc around. Join with sl st to top of ch 3.
Rep last rnd once more.
To form instep: 1st row: Ch 1. 1 sc in same sp as sl st. 1 sc in each of next 6 dc. Turn. 7 sc.
2nd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 7 sc. Turn.
3rd row: Ch 1. Draw up a loop in each of next 2 sc. Yoh and draw through all 3 loops on hook - sc2tog made. 1 sc in each sc to last 2 sc. Sc2tog.
4th and 5th rows: *Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 5 sts*. (repeat for 5th row)
6th row: Ch 1. Sc2tog. 1 sc in next sc. Sc2tog. Turn.
7th row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 3 sts. Do not turn.

Working to side of instep,  Work 6 sc in left side of instep. 1 sc in each of next 15 dc. 6 sc in right side of instep. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Join with sl st to first sc. 30 sc.
Next rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around.
Rep last rnd 3 times more,
Next rnd:  ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around.
Next rnd: Ch 1. (Sc2tog) twice. 1 sc in each of next 11 sc. (Sc2tog) twice. 1 sc in each of next 11 sc. 26 sts. Join with sl st to first st.
Next rnd: Sl st in next st. Ch 1. Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 9 sc. (Sc2tog) twice. 1 sc in each of next 9 sc. Sc2tog. 22 sts. Join with sl st to first st. Fasten off.

With RS of work facing,
Join yarn with sl st to any top ch. Working between dc, proceed as follows:
1st rnd: Ch 2. 1 front post double crochet, around previous 1 double chain, 1 back post double chain around next double chain of previous round, continue around {fpdc, bpdc} to create a ribbed effect.
2nd round. Ch2, fpdc, bpdc around.  sl st to top of chain 2 to join.
continue working in the fpdc, bpdc around for  4 rounds.  fasten off and turn down the top of the boot cuff.

 Sew bottom seam.

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2 comments:

AYA said...

RE:
Booties for Baby - Free crochet pattern for Baby Booties (Boy)

I'm having trouble with the size of the hook. I browsed several charts on hook conversions, but I'm confused!
Will you please help me out?
Thank you for the free pattern. Anxious to begin.

Aya




Lisa Auch said...

Suitable hook sizes E/4 9

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