Knit, Inc

Star Booties

Posted on: June 24, 2011

I started this post all ready to do a review of Knit One, Knit All, but ran out of steam. Next time, I promise. I’m just a bit too whacked on a Friday evening.

I will tease you a bit though, with an FO from the book:

Pattern: Star Booties by Elizabeth Zimmermann

Yarn: Jamieson & Smith 2 ply Jumperweight, scraps of three colours

Needles: 3.5mm Addi circulars

A super quick knit, they only took a couple of hours each.

Doesn’t look like much, huh? Ah, but with a little EZ magic, all becomes clear:

Aren’t they fab? I was concerned that the foot looked a little long, but I’m sure once they’re on chubby baby feet they will look great.

I love them, I think they’re like Tetris blocks!

So, apologies for the lack of review, but I’m sure you’ll forgivce me and that the booties will whet your appetite!

Good knitting!

4 Responses to "Star Booties"

Wow. Nothing should surprize me with the beloved EZ. But still. Wow!

Ya boo. Wasn't finished commenting. Sorry.Was going to say that I hopped over to KnittingElizabeth and was delighted to see that you cross-posted. Yay!

They do look funny! I'm just wondering if it's easier to knit a star than "traditional" bootees…

Hah! You're right, they DO remind me of Tetris! Ah, misspent days of my youth…

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