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Free Crochet Pattern For Boot Cuffs!

Hello!  Hello!  Hello!

How are you all today?  Having a good weekend I hope.

I’m giving you all a little treat this afternoon…

A free pattern for these wonderful boot cuffs I have designed!  Smiles.

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I created them to match the fingerless mitts, hat and collar style infinity scarf which you can find in my Etsy Store.

I have one more thing which I’m  working on and then I promise no more basket weave stuff for a while.. (ho hum…)  I’ve kinda been a little addicted to creating it..   I LOVE IT!!

Anyway… onto the FREE pattern!!

 

These boot cuffs are worked in the round with no seaming needed. You join the rounds using slip stitch.

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Sizing

Small.  Medium.  Large.

(Medium & Large instructions given in brackets.)

Materials

1 x 100g Ball Rustic Aran Tweed by James C Brett. (20% Wool. 77% Acrylic. 3% Viscose. Fully machine washable.)

K10.75/7mm Crochet Hook. (Or size needed to obtain correct guage.).

Yarn needle.

Abbreviations & Translations

FDC = Foundation Double Crochet (U.S.)

SK = Skip Stitches.

ST(S) = Stitch(es).

Sl St = Slip Stitch.

BPDC = Back Post Double Crochet.

FPDC = Front Post Double Crochet.

DC2Tog = Double Crochet Two Together.

YO = Yarn Over.

Please note that this pattern uses the US stitch terms, I have provided a conversion chart for you below.

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Special Stitches

Bpdc:- Yo, insert hook from back to front and then to back again around the post of the indicated st. Yo and draw a loop onto hook, [yo and draw through two loops on hook.] twice.

Fpdc:- Yo, insert hook from front to back and then to front again around the post of the indicated stitch. Yo and draw a loop onto hook, [yo and draw through two loops on hook] twice.

Dc2tog:- Yo, insert hook into st (as per instructions) Yo, draw up a loop onto hook, Yo and draw through two loops on hook. Yo, insert hook in NEXT st. Yo, draw up a loop. Yo, draw through two loops on hook. Yo, draw through remaining three loops on hook.

Main Pattern:-

Rnd 1 – Fdc 29 (33. 37.) Join with a sl st to top of first FDC.

Rnd 2 – Ch2 (Does not count as first st now or throughout.) 4Fpdc, 4Bpdc to end. Join.

Rnd 3 – Ch2. Fpdc into all front post sts (Front facing.) Bpdc into all back post sts (Back facing.) Join.

Rnd 4 – Work as given for Row 3.

Rnd 5 – Ch2. Bpdc into all Front Post Sts. Fpdc into all Back post sts. (You are working in opposites. This is where you alternate your basket weave pattern.)

Rnds 6 & 7 – Work as given for row 3.

Rep rows 5 to 7 one more time.

Next rnd – Ch3 (still not first stitch.) Dc around. Join.

Rep 4 more rows of DC.

Next 4 rows – Work as given for previous four rows, but DC2TOG in the first 2sts of every row. Bind off.

Finishing

Weave in all ends.

Voila! Your boot cuffs are done! Smiles.

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I hope you enjoy creating my lovely, warm boot cuff design

 I would really love to see what you create with it!

Hugs n Happy Crafting!

Karen.xx