January-February 2012

Ruby Red Slippers

Ruby Red Slippers 
After a long trek to the Emerald City, Dorothy would happily have traded her shoes for these sparkling slippers, complete with red “ruby” buttons and double soles for extra comfort. 
By Margie Dougherty

YARN 
RED HEART Shimmer, 3.5oz/100g balls, each approx 280yds/256m (acrylic/metallic polyester)

 

  • 1 ball #1929 Red

 

CROCHET HOOK

  • Size H/8 (5mm) crochet hook

NOTIONS

  • 2 5/8"/1.5cm diameter red “ruby” buttons (La Mode #43277)
  • Sewing needle and matching thread (to attach buttons)
  • Stitch marker
  • Yarn needle

SIZE 
Women’s Medium

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 
Length Approx 9"/22.5cm 
Width Approx 3.75"/9.5cm (at widest part of foot)

FREE! Just click on the PDF link below to download the pattern.