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Crochet gauge: 11 sc = 10 cm / 4'' in the width.
Substitute the first sc at the beginning of round/row with 1 ch. Finish each round/row with 1 sl st in the ch from beginning of round, (in the ch from beginning of previous row when crochet back and forth).
Slippers: Crochet the slippers on hook size 8 mm / L/11 with 1 strand of Eskimo and 1 strand of Glitter.
1st round: Ch 3 and make a ring with a sl st in the first ch.
2nd round: Crochet 5-5-6 sc around the ring – read crochet info!
3rd round: 2 sc in each sc = 10-10-12 sc.
4th round: *1 sc in the first sc, 2 sc in the following sc*, repeat from *-* = 15-15-18 sc.
5th – 7th round: Crochet 1 sc in each sc.
8th round: *1 sc in the first sc, 1 sc in the second sc and 2 sc in the third sc*, repeat from *-* = 20-20-24 sc.
Continue to crochet 1 sc into each sc until the piece measures approx 11-13-14 cm / 4½"-5"-5½".
Now divide the piece and crochet back and forth from the mid top of the foot – remember crochet info.
When the slipper measures approx 22-25-28 cm / 8 3/4"-9 3/4"-11" lay it double and crochet tog at back of heel with a row of sc through both layers.
Crochet 1 round of sc around the opening of the slipper – begin mid back.
Continue with 1 sc in each sc for another 2 rounds.
Continue to crochet 1 round with 3 strands of Glitter as follows: 2 sc in each sc.
Ch 3 on hook size 8 mm / L/11 with Eskimo.
Make a ring with a sl st in 1st ch.
Continue as follows:
1st round: crochet 8 sc around the ring. Finish with a sl st in the first sc at the beginning of round.
2nd round: Crochet 1 round with 3 strands of Glitter with 1 sc in each sc.
Put a bead on the threads at the middle of the flower before sewing the threads.
Sew the flower onto the slipper in between the edge and the foot.
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