View Full Version : Knitted Slipper Pattern
12-20-2008, 02:12 AM
My mom has been knitting a certain type of slipper for over 30 plus years. Unfortunately, nothing is written down and I need to get it written down so I won't forget it.
She has 2 colors; she casts on 72 with a #6 needle. She makes "squares". When the slipper is finished it looks like it has "treads". My mom adds Pom-Poms. Does anyone have any possible ideas for a pattern, name of slipper?
Jan in CA
12-20-2008, 11:41 AM
Maybe one of these?
12-21-2008, 03:42 AM
Thank you Jan. I was able t go to Phentex Slipper Pattern. The slipper is similar -- not exact but it's very similar.
The "columns" are similar but my mother makes squares within each "tread."
Thank you so much
I appreciate your help.
12-21-2008, 04:01 AM
Do you know of a more complete set of insructions?
They seem a bit ambiguous.
other sites? It's seems to me it's a very old pattern.
Jan in CA
12-21-2008, 11:34 AM
The design may have been one your grandma made up or added her own touches to. I've haven't seen one like that.
Ambiguous? Well.. I think because these type of patterns were often handed down possibly something may have been lost in the translation. Here's a few sites to look through.
ETA: were they more like this?
You can purchase the pattern here if this is it.