Thursday, August 24, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage Double Strap Sandals #544

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Vintage Double Strap Sandals #544

Quick & easy to crochet these charming sandals with double straps & sequin trim…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
Sequins, assorted sizes & colors
1 Pair Inner Soles

Soles are worked with single strand of thread. 
Upper part of sandal is worked with double strand of thread.

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.

VAMP: 
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:  Work 2 hdc in 1st sc, 1 hdc in each rem sc, work 2 hdc in last sc, ch 1, turn.

3RD ROW:  2 Sc in 1st hdc, 1 sc in each rem hdc, work 2 sc in last hdc, ch 2, turn.  Rep last 2 rows 3 times.

10TH ROW:  Work even in hdc, ch 1, turn .

11TH ROW:  Work even in sc, ch 2, turn.

Rep last w rows twice, break thread.

BAND FOR INSTEP: 
Ch 42, [39, 45] & work 1st 5 rows same as vamp, then work next 8 rows same as 10th & 11th rows of vamp, break thread.

ANKLE STRAP: 
Ch 5, & work 4 sc on ch, ch 2, turn.

2ND ROW:  1 Hdc in each sc, ch 1, turn.

3RD ROW:  1 Sc in each hdc, ch 2, turn.

Rep last 2 rows until strap meas 8” or desired length.

Sew vamp to sole, leave 18 sts free at toe.

Sew band for instep in position, start approx 1” from vamp.

Sew ankle strap to instep band.

Embroider with sequins as shown in photo.


ENJOY!