A friend of mine recently saw a picture of the baby loafers I made and right away asked if I could make a pair for her. So excited about the baby cuteness, she asked for a hat to go along with it. So I just finished up her ‘order’, which she will give to her friend who is a mama-to-be of a baby girl. I really hope the little things fit her little head and feet.
I kind of just winged it with the hat, going off of an old pattern I have for a crocheted adult beanie for making the body of the hat, along with a lighter weight yarn and smaller hook size. Then made up the ear flaps, added on the tan trim and a pom pom. It turned out about 6.5″ wide at the base/ 13″ around so I think that’s about right!
So cute with the little loafers…
Well I think I’ve had my fill of crocheting for a while, and making baby things! 🙂
Hope Ashley, and her mom-to-be friend, will love them.
::On Ravelry:: Ashley’s Order
Posted in Crochet
Tagged baby, crochet
Earlier this winter I held a baby shower for my friend Ashley and made a pair of these little baby button loafers for her baby boy who arrived in February…
Little Button Loafers for Ashley's baby boy
I love them, so little. This crochet pattern is from Hook Candy and these little red ones are the size 1. So then I made another pair, which I had in mind for a friend who had a baby girl…
baby girl button loafers
But they’re a little too small already for the babe before I even send them off, should have made the next size up. So I just posted a picture of them on facebook and right away got requests from two friends of mine, asking if I could make a pair for them. They both want to give them as a baby shower gift. So another little pair of these pink loafers have been made up, just like the first pink ones but I added the tan edging around the button flap too, even cuter don’t you think?
more little button loafers
So now I’m starting on the second order, which is for a baby boy and I’m making them with a beautiful blue color that I am loving right now. I’ve got quite the collection of this Berroco Vintage yarn building up, as I’ve bought five skeins of different colors for making these little gems of baby cuteness 🙂 So after I get unhooked from this hook candy, I’ll have to make myself something with all of this great yarn. 🙂
Are these not the cutest little baby booties you’ve ever seen??
::Details on Ravelry:: Baby boy loafers and Baby girl loafers
::Yarn:: Berroco Vintage