Ballet Slippers: This pattern gives directions to crochet the slippers pictured. "This Ballet slipper, so soft and easy to wear as house, play or bedroom slipper, has a simple construction which may be worn plain or decorated in many attractive ways. Small, Medium and large. Bows sit front or back, finish with cross stitches or sequins".
This is a Mail Order Design Pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. The pattern was marketed by Needlework Bureau as No. 1125. The newspaper description: "These ballet slippers are so soft and easy to wear as house, play or bedroom slippers. Simple to crochet and decorate as you wish".
- 1 ball cotton rug yarn, for a strong sole
- 1 - 2 oz. ball heavy 4 ply worsted in a matching or contrasting yarn, for inner sole and upper
- 1 No. 00 steel crochet hook
- Decorations Suggested: (1) velvet bows – 1 ½ yd. 2" wide ribbon. cross-stitch, sequins
GAUGE: 4 sts - 1" Work thru both loops of sts thruout