Child Bunny Slippers

Child Bunny Slippers
Child Bunny Slippers
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Step 1: Getting Started

 

Hoppy Easter! These adorable little bunny slippers are perfect for your little one. Or maybe you need a gift for a grandchild? These are so cute and your little hoppers will love wearing them around for warmth or just for fun! These slippers fit a size 5-6 children foot. To alter size by going up a hook size or make sole larger by adding more chains to Rnd 3. You will need to alter the instruction from there on.

Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate

Materials:

Caron Simply Soft yarn colors; Bone, Black, Soft Pink, and White.

Hook size: H

Yarn Needle

Key:

Ch = Chain

SC = Single crochet

HDC = Half double crochet

DC = Double crochet

SL = Slip crochet

FL = Front Loop

BL = Back Loop

Step 2: Pattern Instructions

 

Pattern Instructions -

Sole: Color; Bone.

Base: CH 3, SL in 1st CH made, CH 1, Turn.

Rnd 1: 8 SC in ring, SL in 1st SC made, CH 1, Turn.

Rnd 2: *SC, 2 SC in next, rep from* 3 times, SL to 1st SC made, Do not turn.

Rnd3: CH 12, SC in 2nd CH from hook, 10 SC, SL, CH 1, * SC, 2 SC in next sp, rep 4 times from *, 10 SC, 2 SC in next sp, SL in 1st SC made, CH 1 turn.

Rnd 4: SC, 2 SC in next, 13 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 4 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 4 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 12 SC, 2 SC in next sp, SC, SL in 1st SC made, CH1, turn.

Rnd 5: 2 SC, 2 SC in next, 17 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 4 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 18 SC, 2 SC in next sp, SL in 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 6: 2 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 18 SC, 2 SC in next, 6 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 17 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 2 SC, SL in 1st SC made, CH 1, Turn. Do not tie off.

 

Body: Switch to Color; white.

Rnd 1: SC around sole in BL, SL to 1st SC made, Ch1, turn (53 sc).

Rnd 2: SC around sole in FL, SL to 1st SC made, tie off (53 sc).

 

Toe:

Find the center of toe, count 5 SC to the right, and attach yarn.

Row 1: 11 SC, SL on sole, SC, CH 1, turn.

Row 2: 11 SC, SL on sole, SC in next sp on sole, CH 1, Turn. (Make sure to connect the 1st SC after the SL of prev row).

Row 3-11: Rep row 2.

Step 3: Finishing Up

 

Foot Opening:

Rnd 1: SC, 2 HDC, 5 DC, 2 HDC, SC, SL on sole, SC around, SL to beg SC, Do not turn.

Rnd 2: SL around, Tie off and hide string.

 

Left Ear:

Attach Pink yarn to center of the base on left side of shoe.

Base:  CH 14, tie off.

Rnd 1: Attach pink again to right side of CH, along CH; 2 SC, HDC, 3 DC, 4 HDC, 3 SC, CH 3 (corner), 3 SC, 4 HDC, 3 DC, HDC, 2 SC, SL to sole, Tie off.

Rnd 2: Attach Bone color yarn to right side of Rnd 1, in BL; 3 SC, 2 HDC, DC, 4 HDC, 4 SC, 3 SC in corner ring, 4 SC, 4 HDC, DC, 2 HDC, 2 SC, 2 SC in next sp, SL on base of shoe. Tie off hide string.

 

Right Ear:

Attach Pink yarn to center of the base on right side of shoe.

Base: CH 14, Tie off.

Rnd 1: Attach pink again to right side of CH, along CH; 2 sc in 1st CH sp, SC , HDC, 3 DC, 4 HDC, 3 SC, CH 3 (corner), 3 SC, 4 HDC, 3 DC, HDC, SC, SL to base of shoe, tie off.

Rnd 2: Attach Bone color to right side  of Rnd 1, in BL; 3 SC, 2 HDC, DC, 4 HDC, 4 SC, 3 SC in corner ring, 4 SC, 4 HDC, DC, 2 HDC, 2 SC, SL to base of shoe.

 

Finishing: Bring the two ears together and sew, in any desired fashion, together at the corner with like color and sew  downward. Fasten off, hid string. With Black yarn embroider triangle nose and eyes. With Pink yarn make small pom poms for a tail. Attach tail to heel of slipper.

 

About The Author

Esther Leavitt is a pattern designer and craft editor for Craftown.com.  About herself she says "Crafts are a way for me to unwind but at the same time keep my hands busy so I don't go crazy."  She is also the owner and proprietor of Crafts by Starlight