Barefoot Sandals make you feel so elegant and feminine when you wear them! These are made out of thread for that lacy and light feel on your feet. Make them in different colors for different occasions: white for a beach wedding, pink for a ballerina, or in lots of colors for your yoga or dance class, or how about red for poolside like these. Here we go…
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Aunt Lydia’s Crochet Thread #10; 21 yards each triangle or total 42 yards for both.
Hook – Size F
Tapestry Needle for weaving in the ends
Gauge: One Size fits most, finished size approximately 6” triangle.
Abbreviations: (US terms)
sl st – slip stitch
ch – chain
sc – single crochet
dc – double crochet
sp(s) – space(s)
trc cluster – treble crochet cluster stitch
*Wrap the yarn around the hook 2 times before inserting it in the stitch. Insert the hook in the stitch, yarn over and pull up a loop through the stitch, 4 loops on the hook. Yarn over and pull through 2 loops (3 loops remaining on hook), Yarn over and pull through another 2 loops (2 loops remaining)*, With 2 loops on hook (leaving these 2 loops on hook), repeat * * 3 more times. Yarn over and pull through all 5 loops on hook. 1 TRC cluster completed.
Row 1: Ch 5, join with a sl st to first ch to form a ring.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first stitch of trc cluster), make 1 trc cluster, ch 3, *1 trc cluster, ch 5, 1 trc cluster, ch 3*, *repeat 2 more times. Sl st to top of beginning trc cluster. (6 trc clusters; 3 ch 3 sps, 3 ch 5 sps).
Row 3: Ch 1, *3 sc in ch 3 sp, ch 3, 3 dc, ch 5, 3 dc (in ch 5 sp), ch 3*, repeat 2 more times, sl st to top of beginning sc. (3 ch 5 sps, 6 ch 3 sps).
Row 4: Ch 2 (counts as first sc), 1 sc in next 2 stitches, *3 sc in ch 3 sp, ch 1, 3 sc, ch 5, 3 sc (in ch 5 sp) ch 1, 3 sc in next ch 3 sp; 3 sc in next 3 stitches, *repeat 2 more times, sl st to top of beginning sc. (3 ch 5 sps).
Row 5: ch 2 (counts as first sc), 1 sc in next 2 stitches, ch 3, 1 sc in next 3 stitches, ch 3, 1 sc in next 3 stitches, ch 3, 3 sc, ch 5, 3 sc, (in ch 5 sp), ch 3, *1 sc in next 3 stitches, ch 3,* repeat 4 more times. In corner: 3 sc, ch 5, 3 sc, ch 3. Repeat from *. When going to the final corner (toe), ch 12 instead of 5 to make the opening for your toe. Continue 3 sc, ch 3, back to beginning sc. Sl st to beginning sc. Fasten off, weave in ends. (6 ch 3 sps on each side, 2 ch 5 sps, 1 ch 12 sp).
Ties: With right side facing you, attach thread to corner, ch 100. End off, weave in ends. Repeat for other side.
Embellish: Add a pretty bead or button to the center of the flower.
Congratulations, you have a new pair of barefoot sandals!
These make great gifts and are quick to make up. They can be worn with your flip flops if the ground is hot to get to the pool or beach. These also look great with pumps too! 🙂 Thank you for your interest in my designs. Happy Crocheting.
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