Drey Slippers

Squishy slippers with garter stitch soles

The Drey Slippers is currently exclusively available in the Knitworthy 6 collection. The single pattern will be available from December 12th 2022.

The perfect cosy slippers that will fit everyone's feet. Knit in chunky yarn to create the thickest soles, the folded cuff will keep them on snugly, which is lucky, as you may never want to take them off!

Embrace the Cosiness

Details

Skills for knitting this project

Build your skills by following the links to our clear step-by-step tutorials.

Gauge

13 sts and 22 rnds = 4” / 10cm in stocking st in the rnd using larger needle 15 sts and 48 rnds = 4” / 10cm in garter in the rnd using smaller needle

Sizing

To fit EU shoe sizes: 30-31[32-33, 34-35, 36-37, 38-39](40-41, 42-43, 44-45, 46-47)

kids s[kids m, kids l, xs, s](m, l, xl, xxl)

Shown in kids large EU 34-35, adult size small EU 38-39 and adult size large EU 42-43

Supplies

Yarn

Chunky weight wool or wool and acrylic blend yarn. Single ply yarns are not recommended.

Shown in
Lion Brand Hue + Me (80% acrylic, 20% wool, 4.41 oz / 125g, 137 yds / 125m) in Rose Water.

Malabrigo Chunky (100% merino, 90 yds / 82m, 3.53oz / 100g) in Frank Ochre

Jamieson’s of Shetland Marl Chunky (100% Shetland wool, 132 yds / 121, 100g) in Ivory
125[145, 160, 170, 190](205, 220, 240, 255) yds / 90[105, 115, 125, 140](150, 160, 175, 185)m

Optional laceweight carry along for upper foot shown on ivory sample: 10–20g
Isager Silk Mohair (75% kid mohair, 25% silk, 848m, 100g) in Colour 2 }}

Needles and notions

US 8 / 5mm needles:
either two 24” / 60cm or longer circulars for 2 circulars method or one 40” / 100cm or longer needle for magic loop. The gauge on the sole is very tight, I recommend using metal needles.
US 10 / 6mm dpns or preferred needles for working small circumferences in the rnd}}


Pdf file versions