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PATTERN: See diagram A.1. Diagram shows all rows in pattern seen from RS.
GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = 2 rows K.
Inc 1 st on each side of the middle 13 sts by making 1 YO, on next row work the YOs twisted (i.e. in back loop of st) to avoid holes. Work the inc sts in stockinette st.
Worked back and forth on circular needle from mid back, beg at the top and work downwards.
Cast on 49-53-57 sts on needles size 4.5 mm / US 7 with 1 thread Big Fabel og 2 threads Fabel.
Work 4 ridges in garter st over all sts - see explanation above!
Then work as follows from RS: 1 st in garter st, 17-19-21 sts in stockinette st, A.1 (= 13 sts), 17-19-21 sts in stockinette st, 1 st in garter st.
Continue this pattern - AT THE SAME TIME on 1st row, inc 1 st on each side of the middle 13 sts – see INCREASE TIP!
Repeat inc on every row (i.e. from both RS and WS) a total of 15-17-20 times = 79-87-97 sts.
Work 1 row after last inc.
Now piece measures approx. 9-10-11 cm / 3½"-4"-4½". Continue in garter st over all sts - AT THE SAME TIME after 3 ridges, bind off 1 st at beg of the next 6 rows (i.e. 3 sts bind off in each side) = 73-81-91 sts.
When 6 ridges in total have been worked, loosely bind off.
Sew seam under foot and up along mid back - sew edge to edge to avoid a chunky seam under the foot.
Make another slipper.
K from RS, P from WS
P from RS, K from WS
1 YO between 2 sts
slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso
K 2 tog
slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
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