How to Knit BABY BOOTIES Shoes

These easy Knitted Baby Booties are a great project for beginners. I’ve been getting lots of requests for more knitted baby clothes and especially baby booties. I love the folded fortune cookie-like design. Simply knit small swatches in the garter stitch, then quickly assemble the pieces into cute little moccasin baby shoes. 

Keep reading to get all your materials, techniques, and free written pattern instructions to knit these adorable baby shoes easily on flat on straight needles.

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Knitted Baby Booties make great gifts. Even if you don’t have any babies to give these to as gifts, but you think it would be a really fun knitting project, I definitely encourage you to give it a try. It’s a really quick knit and a super cute gift to have on hand. And trust me, these are a HUGE HIT at baby showers.

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KNITTING MATERIALS

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How to Knit BABY BOOTIES Shoes with Studio Knit


KNITTING TECHNIQUES

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Slip Knot 
• CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
• K = Knit Stitch 
• BO = Bind Off
Weave In Ends

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5 STEPS TO KNIT BABY BOOTIES

Step 1: Make 2 Short Patches

  • Cast On 6 Stitches
  • Knit 24 Rows
  • Bind Off

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Step 2: Make 2 Long Patches

  • Cast On 26 Stitches
  • Knit 10 Rows
  • Bind Off

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Step 3: Bootie Shoe Construction

  • Overlap the long strip over the short patch.
  • Seam a square box to connect both patches.

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Step 4: Seam Top of Shoes

Connect the 2 outside edges of both long patches to seam at the edge of the short patch to make the toe section.

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Step 5: Stitch Sides

Stitch the sides of the booties to the bottom sole of each.

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Baby Booties Knitting Printable Pattern

Baby Booties Knitting Printable Pattern

Yield: Knitted Baby Booties
Active Time: 2 hours
Total Time: 2 hours
Difficulty: Experienced Beginner

These cleverly designed and easy to knit Baby Booties are a fun quick-knit with just a bit of scrap yarn.

Materials

  • Yarn - 42 yards of Worsted Weight in any fiber and colors of your choice

Tools

  • Knitting Needles - Size 7 US straight needles
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Scissors

Instructions

Make 2 Short Patches:

  1. Cast On 6 Stitches
  2. Knit 24 Rows
  3. Bind Off

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Make 2 Long Patches:

  1. Cast On 26 Stitches
  2. Knit 10 Rows
  3. Bind Off

_____

Construction:

  1. Overlap the long strip over the short patch.
  2. Seam a square box to connect both patches.

_____

Connect Top of Shoes:

Connect the 2 outside edges of both long patches to seam at the edge of the short patch to make the toe section.

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Stitch Sides of Shoes:

Stitch the sides of the booties to the bottom sole of each.

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