No bells are ringing from you description, for me anyhow. It sounds cute, I'd like to see it. Have you checked to see if you can find it on ravelry.com? They have too many patterns to count! and many are free. Ravelry is free to join if you haven't already. Is this a slipper pattern and what size, adult, child, infant?
Cheating is an option. . . . Cheaters never win and winners never cheat, but smart knitters who want to retain an iota of sanity do, cheerfully. ~~Kory Stamper