These Booties use the same “extreme thrumming” technique as the Fleeced Earflap Hat. They are fun to make and will definitely keep cold breezes away from the ankles! Instructions include a tutorial with pictures.
General knitting skills, Magic Loop method of circular knitting, and fleecing. Fleecing instructions included in pattern.
small (medium, large, x-large)
9 (9.75, 10.25, 11.25)" Note that knitted slippers tend to stretch; if in between sizes, size down
1–2 oz merino roving or fleece
Natural, undyed top can be purchased from
1 skein Brown Sheep Lamb’s Pride Bulky, or
2 skeins Pear Tree Yarn 10 ply used doubled, or
1 skein Malabrigo Chunky
#9 circ needles, 35" or longer (for magic loop method)
15 sts and 30 rows = 4" square in garter st.