Thursday, August 24, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage Grecian Glory Sandals #549

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Vintage Grecian Glory Sandals #549

Quick & easy to crochet these charming, Grecian sandals…smart & stylish lines…summer wardrobe favorites!

SIZE:  Small, Medium & Large.  Directions are given for Medium with Small & Large in brackets.

MATERIALS: 
7 American Thread Co Star Pearl Cotton #90, size 5, 50 yd balls
#8 or 9 Steel Crochet Hook
1 Pair Inner Soles
2 Buttons
1 ½ yds Sequins

SOLE:  [MAKE 2]: 
Ch 65 approx 7”, [59, 71], 3 dc in 4th st from hk, 2 dc in next st, 1 dc in each of next 58 sts of ch [52, 64], 2 dc in next st, 3 dc in last st, working 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 [27,33] sts, 1 hdc in each of next 16 [13, 19] sts, 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 [13, 19] sts, 1 dc in each of next 30 [27, 33] sts, join in 1st dc.

4TH ROW:  Ch 3, 2 dc in same st, * 1 dc in next st, 2 dc in next st, rep from * 5 times, 1 dc in each of next 31 [28, 34] sts, 1 hdc in each of next 20 [17, 23] sts, 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 [17, 23] sts, 1 dc in each rem st, join to 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 [31, 37] sts, 1 hdc in each of next 97 [94, 100] sts, 1 dc in each rem st, join to 1st dc.

6TH & 7TH ROWS:  Ch 1, & work 1 sc in each st, break thread.

Insert inner soles bet crocheted sections & sew tog.

Upper section is worked in star st:  pick up & pull lp thru 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th st from needle, leaving all lps on needle, yo & pull thru all lps on needle, ch 1. 

Ch 1 is termed Eye of Star st.

All straps are worked in same manner.

TOE STRAP: 
Ch 9 & work 3 star sts on ch, ch 1 * pick up & pull thru eye of st just made, side lp of star st, next 2 sts of ch, yo & pull thru all lps on needle, ch 1, rep from *.

2ND ROW:  Ch 3, pick up 2nd * 1st st of ch, side of star st, eye of next star st, yo & pull thru all lps on needle, ch 1, * pick up eye of star, side of star st just made, top of star in prev row, eye of next star in prev row, yo & pull thru all lps on needle, ch 1, rep from * until strap is 4” long, break thread.

Work 2 more toe straps, one strap meas 4 ½” & other meas 5”.

HEEL STRAPS: 
Work 3 straps 4” long.

CENTER TOE STRAP: 
Work 7” long.

ANKLE STRAP: 
12 ½” long, then work buttonhole, work 6 sc over one end of strap, ch 6, turn, sk 5 sc, sc in next sc, ch 3, turn, & work 3 star sts on ch 6, then work 1 rows of sc all around, break thread.

FINISHING: 
Sew 4” toe strap to sole, starting 1 ½” from center of toe, sew other side of strap to sole to correspond.

Sew 4 ½” strap to sole in same manner, sewing it approx ½” from 1st strap.

Sew 5” strap to sole ½” from 2nd strap.

Sew center toe strap to sole at center of toe.

Sew 4” toe strap to center toe strap, starting 2” from tie; sew other 2 toe straps to center strap, starting 4 ½” strap approx ¼” from 1st strap & 5” strap approx ½” from 2nd strap, then turn under 1 ½” lp at top of center toe strap & sew it in position.

Turn heel straps back to form 1 ½” lp & sew 1 heel strap to sole at center of heel, then sew other 2 heel straps at each side approx 2” from center.

Run ankle strap thru lps of 3 heel straps & lp of center toe strap.

Trim with sequins as shown ion photo.

Sew button in position on ankle strap.


ENJOY!