Monday, July 3, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage Stylish Sling Sandals #543 - Crochet

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Vintage Stylish Sling Sandals #543

Quick & easy to crochet these charming sandals with sequined bows & sling backs…smart & stylish lines…summer wardrobe favorites!

SIZES: 
Small [3-4], Medium [5-6-7], & Large [8-9]. 
Directions are given for Medium, with changes for Small & Large in brackets.

MATERIALS: 
10 American Thread Co Star Pearl Cotton Yarn, size 5, 50 yd balls
#5 Steel Crochet Hook
1 ½ yds Velvet Ribbon 1 ½” wide
3 dz Sequins, assorted sizes & colors
1 Pair Inner Soles

SOLES: 
Worked with single strand of thread.  Ch 65 [59, 71], 3 dc in 4th st from hook, 2 dc in next st, 1 dc in each of next 58 sts, [52, 64] 2 dc in next st, 3 dc in last st, work on other side of ch, 2 dc in next st, 1 dc in each of next 58 sts, [52, 64] 2 dc in next st, join in 1st dc.

2ND ROW:  Ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, 2 dc in each of next 5 sts, 1 dc in each of next 58 sts, [52, 64] 2 dc in each of next 7 sts, 1 dc in each of next 58 sts, [52, 64] 2 dc in next st, join in 1st dc.

3RD ROW:  Ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, 2 dc in each of next 6 sts, 1 dc in each of next 30 sts, [27, 33] 1 hdc in each of next 16 sts, [13, 19] 1 dc in each of next 17 sts, 2 dc in each of next 11 sts, 1 dc in each of next 17 sts, 1 hdc in each of next 16 sts, [13, 19] 1 dc in each of next 30 sts, [27, 33] join in 1st dc.

4TH ROW:  Ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, * 1 dc in next st, 2 dc in next st, rep from * 5 times, 1 dc in each of next 31 sts, [28, 34] 1 hdc in each of next 20 sts, [17, 23] 1 dc in each of next 15 sts, * 2 dc in next st, 1 dc in next st, rep from * 9 times, 1 dc in each of next 15 sts, 1 hdc in each of next 20 sts, [17, 23] 1 dc in each rem st, join in 1st dc.



5TH ROW:  Ch 3, 2 dc in same st, * 1 dc in each of next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st, rep from * 5 times, 1 dc in each of next 34 sts, [31, 37] 1 hdc in each of next 97 sts, [94, 100] 1 dc in each rem st, join in 1st dc.

6TH ROW:  Ch 1 & work 1 sc in each st, break thread. 

Work another section in same manner.

Place inner sole bet 2 sections & sew tog.

UPPER SECTION: 
With double strand of thread, ch 19, [16, 22] sc in 2nd st from hook, 1 sc in each rem st of ch, ch 2, turn.

2ND ROW:  2 Hdc in 1st & last st, working 1 hdc in each rem st, ch 2, turn.

Rep 2nd row 12 times.

15TH ROW:  2 Hdc in 1st st, 1 hdc in each of next 13 sts, [12, 14] ch 2, turn.

16TH ROW:  Work in hdc, dec 1 st at beg of row & inc 1 st at end of row, ch 2, turn.

17TH & 18TH ROWS:  Work in hdc, dec 1 st at end of each row, ch 2, turn.

NEXT 7 ROWS:  Work even in hdc, ch 2, turn.

26TH ROW:  Work in hdc, dec 1 st at end of row, ch 2, turn.

27TH ROW:  Work even in hdc, ch 2, turn.

28TH & 29TH ROWS:  Rep last 2 rows.

30TH ROW:  Work in hdc, dec 1 st at end of row, ch 2, turn.

31ST ROW:  Work in hdc, dec 1 st at beg of row, ch 2, turn.

Rep last 2 rows until 4 sts rem, then cont working back 7 forth on 4 sts until strap is long enough to go around half of heel, break thread.

Sk 15 sts [14, 16] of 14th row, join thread in next st, ch 2, work 1 hdc in same sp, 1 hdc in each st, inc 1 hdc in last st. 

Complete side same as 1st side, reverse incs & decs.

FINISHING:
Sew sections tog at heel. 

Work row of sc all around top of sandal. 

Sew upper part of sandal to sole, leave 18 sts free at toe. 

Trim bows with sequins & attach to sandals as shown in photo.


ENJOY!