Wednesday, 24 October 2012

Crochet Ballerina Slippers

My niece Andie is a wonderfully talented ballerina - something I wish I had been.  However, the closest I can get to dancing is by crocheting these absolutely adorable slippers.
In hindsight, I could have made them for her but, being unsure of the pattern, followed it exactly and they fit me.  I'm sure she won't mind.  Should she want a pair though, I shall be more than happy to make some for her.

Pattern Download  (DROPS Design)

They are extremely simple.  I am only an intermediate crocheter at best and I had no problems with these at all and finished the first one in one evening.

They are much nicer than wearing a pair of socks around the house - something I have found myself doing even though I constantly grumble at my son for doing the same thing.  Funnily enough, he doesn't want a pair although he has asked for a pair of knitted black socks.  It's back to knitting for a while then ..

Perfect for dancing feet .. 
Couldn't resist another pair.
Happy Crocheting
Louise

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10 comments:

  1. So lovely!!! Love the color and picot! Thanks so much for sharing!I'd love for you to visit my blog.
    Happy week!

    Hugs from Portugal,

    Ana Love Craft
    www.lovecraft2012.blogspot.com

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    1. Thanks Ana - congrats on reaching 10000 visitors to your blog :-)

      Deb

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    2. Why it says free pattern I tryed to get it then it asked to pay

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  2. These are lovely - I'm a newbie crafter, so here's hoping I can figure this out! Thank you for sharing :)

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    1. Thanks June - It can always be a bit daunting to start a new project. Good Luck! Deb

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  3. These are so pretty! Thanks for sharing the link too - I've just had a look and have downloaded the pattern :) Elisabeth x

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    1. Thanks Elisabeth, they are super cute and we're sure you'll have a great time making them - Deb

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