Super soft and cozy, these oversized slipper socks can be whipped up in a flash! Sami Slipper Socks are knitted toe-up and two-at-a-time for the adventurous sock knitter. Want to make the slippers slip-proof? Decorate your soles with a non-skid sock paint in a matching or contrasting color!
Skill Level: Easy
Size: Finished foot circumference 8.25 (9.5, 10.25)” / [21 (24, 27) cm] x leg length 9.25 (10, 10.25)” / [23 (25, 27) cm]
Shown in size 10.25”
Gauge: 9 sts and 24 rows = 4” [10 cm] in St st
Yarn: Cygnet Yarns Chenille Chunky (100% Polyester; 116 yards [106 meters]/100 grams): 4999 Petrol (2 balls)
Needles: US size J/10 (6.0 mm) DPNs or circular
Notions: Tulip Fabric Paint Slick Black, tapestry needle.
This pattern is worked in the round from the toe up.
Using any invisible CO technique, CO 5 (6, 7) sts to each of two needles. (10 (12, 14) sts)
Note: You might like to try Judy’s Magic Cast-On.
Rnd 1: K all sts.
Rnd 2: Needle 1: Kfb, k until 2 sts rem, kfb, k1.
Needle 2: Kfb, k until 2 sts rem, kfb, k1. (4 sts total inc’d)
Rep Rnds 1-2 once more. (18 (20, 22) sts)
K 18 (21, 25) rnds.
Bottom of Heel
Needle 1: K all sts.
Work back and forth on Needle 2 only for the heel of the sock.
Row 1 (RS): K7 (8, 9), W&T.
Row 2 (WS): P5 (6, 7), W&T.
Rep Rows 1-2, working one fewer st on each side until 3 (2, 3) unwrapped sts rem in the center of the needles.
Back of Heel
Row 1 (WS): P across to wrapped st, pick up the wrap first and p it with the st that is wrapped.
Row 2 (RS): K across to wrapped st, pick up the wrap first and k it with the st that is wrapped.
Rep Rows 1-2 until all wrapped sts have been worked, finishing on a WS row.
Needle 2: Turn work, k9 (10, 11), inc 1 st between needles.
Needle 1: K9 (10, 11) sts, inc 1 st between needles.
Next Rnd: Needle 2: K8 (9, 10), k2tog. Rep for Needle 1.
You will now cont to work in the rnd with the beg of rnd starting at Needle 2.
K for 15 (17, 20) rnds.
Next Rnd: Needle 2: K2tog, work in 1×1 rib beg with p until 2 sts rem, k2tog.
Needle 1: P2tog, work in 1×1 rib beg with k until 2 sts rem, p2tog. (14 (16, 18) sts)
Work in 1×1 rib for 9 rnds.
BO all sts, using a stretchy bind off technique.
Weave in ends.
Apply fabric paint to slipper soles.