Thrummed Boots - $30

Sundays, Feb 1st & 8th, 10a-12p

Keep your feet happy and warm with these cozy slippers!  "Scott's Boots" are knit flat using a technique called thrumming, in which small pieces of fluffy roving are knit into the project.  The ends of the roving pieces are left on the inside to insulate your toes.  The pattern includes sizes for children, women, and men, so the whole family can fend off the winter chill!

Prerequisites: Basic knitting skills

Supplies:

  • "Scott's Boots" pattern, available at the store through Ravelry
  • Imperial Yarns Columbia (or other heavy worsted weight yarn) - Number of skeins dependent on pattern size
  • Imperial Yarns Sliver Roving
  • US #6 needles for child sizes; US #10 needles for adult sizes OR size needed to obtain gauge
  • Stitch marker
  • Chibi

Skills Learned:

  • Thrumming
  • Picking up stitches
  • Three-needle bind off
  • Seaming using mattress stitch
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