Adjustable, size 5-8
1 x 50g ball in Ocean Blue (shade 153)
1 x 50g ball in Raspberry (shade 139)
1 pair 6mm (UK 4, US 10) needles
1m of thin ribbon
70% acrylic, 30% wool
Machine wash cold
12 sts and 26 rows over garter stitch using 6mm needles to make a 10cm or 4in square
Note: break yarn when changing colour and weave in ends as you go.
Using Ocean Blue, cast on 29 sts leaving a long tail and knit one row.
Row 1 (RS): K1, m1, knit to last st, m1, k1. 31 sts
Row 2 (WS): Knit
Row 3: K1, m1, knit to last st, m1, k1. 33 sts
Row 4: Knit.
Row 5: K1, m1, k14, k3tog, k14, m1, k1.
Row 6: Knit.
Repeat rows 5 and 6 twice more. Change to Raspberry.
Row 11 (RS): K1, m1, k14, k3tog, k14, m1, k1.
Row 12 (WS): Knit.
Repeat rows 11 and 12 four times more. Change to Ocean Blue. Repeat rows 11 and 12 five times. Change to Raspberry. Repeat rows 11 and 12fourtimes. Repeat row 11 once more. Cast off knitwise on the WS, leaving a long tail.
1 With right sides together and using the long tail from the cast on and cast off edges, sew together the two 'Vs' of the piece, using the image below as a guide.
2 Thread thin ribbon around the edge of the slipper, pull tight to desired size, then knot and finish with a bow.