How to crochet a slipper sole size 7/8 EURO 40-41

How to crochet a sole for women

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This is a basic sole you can use for any type of bootie or slipper upper. Women’s US 7/8 EURO 40-41 in this post. Adjustment for wide and extra wide are noted at end of pattern.

For other sizes see below:

small size 5/6 EURO 38-39

How to crochet a sole for women

4mm hook

category 4 yarn

US terms:

sc: single crochet

hdc: half double crochet

dc: double crochet

sts: stitches

ch: chain

Make it

Chain 28.

Round 1: 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc 14, hdc 7, dc  4,  work 4 dc in last ch, working as in a round so you will go down opposite side you just worked. Pick up two strands to prevent base seam from having a gap.  dc 4 , hdc 7, sc  14, 2 sc in last ch ( where first two sc were made at start of round). Slip stitch to  join. 58 sts.

Round 2: Ch 1. Work 2 hdc in each of the first two stitches. hdc 2, sc 15, hdc  2, dc 6, 2 dc in next st, 2 hdc in each of the next  2 sts , work 2 dc in next st,  dc 6,  hdc  2, sc 15, hdc  3, 2 hdc in each of the next 2 sts,  slip stitch to join round.  66 sts.

Round 3: Ch 1,  2 hdc in each of the first two sts , hdc 5, sc  11, hdc 3, dc 9, 2 dc in each of the next 2 sts , dc 1, 2 dc in each of next 2, dc 9, hdc 3, sc  11, hdc 5,  work 2 hdc  in each of next 3 sts. Slip stitch to join round. 74 sts.

Round 4: Ch 1,  work 2 hdc in each of the first four sts, hdc 22, dc  6, 2 dc in each of the next 4, dc 4, 2 dc in each of the next 4 sts, dc  6, hdc  22, 2 hdc in each of next 2 sts , hdc last two sts.   Slip stitch to join round.  88 sts

Round 5: sc around. 88 sts

For wide width I work a sc round after row 5, for extra wide work 2 sc rows then continue onto the upper pattern.

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