Croby Pattern - FREE Crochet Pattern - Violet Butterfly

This pattern is written in 3 sizes:

0 – 3 months (3 – 6 months, 6 – 12 months).

Materials:

  • 3,5 mm hook (E/4)
  • yarn needle
  • yarn in two shades of violet – Sport weight yarn
  • scissors.

Gauge: 22 sts. in 4 inches using 3.5 mm crochet hook.

Stitches:

    •  Ch – chain
    •  Ss – slip stitch
    •  Sc – single crochet
    • Hdc – half double crochet
    •  Dc – double crochet
    • Sc2tog – join two single crochet together
    • Dc2tog – join two double crochet together
    • Hdc2tog – join two half double crochet together
    • MC – main color (light shade violet)
    • CC – contrast color (dark shade of violet)

SOLE (Work with MC)

Croby Pattern - FREE Crochet Pattern - Violet Butterfly

Chain 10 (11, 13).

Round 1:

Start in 2nd chain from the hook. Make 2 hdc into the same. Hdc 7 (8, 10). Make 5 hdc into last chain from the hook, now start on the other side. Hdc 7 (8, 10). Make 3 hdc into the last one.

Do not join, do not turn.

= 24 (26, 30) sts.

Round 2:

Start in the first stitch from the previous round. Make 2 hdc into next 2. Hdc 7 (8, 10). Make 2 hdc into next 5. Hdc 7 (8, 10). Now make 2 hdc into the last 3 stitches.

Do not join, do not turn.

= 34 (36, 40) sts.

Croby Pattern - FREE Crochet Pattern - Violet Butterfly

Round 3:

Start in the first stitch from the previous round. Repeat (2 hdc into the same, hdc 1) 2 times. Hdc 7 (8, 10). Now repeat (2 hdc into the same, hdc 1) 5 times. Hdc 7 (8, 10). Repeat (2 hdc into the same , hdc 1) 2 times. Make hdc and sc into the next stitch. Sc into the last one.  Join with ss.

= 44 (46, 50) sts.

Fasten off.

UPPER PAR OF THE SHOE

Turn the sole to the right. The nicer side should be on the outer side of the shoe.

Chain in the beginning of the round and ss at the end of the round does NOT count as a stitch. Also be careful what is the last stitch from the previous round and what ss when you are finishing the round.

Croby Pattern - FREE Crochet Pattern - Violet Butterfly

Round 4:

This is very important! Make sure you start in the middle of the heel. Work in back loops only.

Work with MC. Make chain 1 and hdc into the same. Chain does NOT count as a stitch! Hdc 43 (45, 49). Join first and last stitch in the round with ss. Ss does NOT count as a stitch.

= 44 (46, 50) sts.

Croby Pattern - FREE Crochet Pattern - Violet Butterfly

Round 5:

Work in both loops. Now change the color and work with CC. Make ch 1 and hdc into the same stitch. Hdc2tog. Hdc 38 (40, 44). Hdc2tog. Hdc 1. Join first and last stitch in the round with ss.

= 42 (44, 48) sts.

Round 6:

Chain 1 and hdc into the same. Hdc 41 (43, 47). Join first and last stitch in the round with ss.

= 42 (44, 48) sts.

Round 7:

Ch 1 and sc into the same. Sc 11 (12, 14). Repeat (sc2tog, sc 1) 6 times. Sc 12 (13, 15). Join first and last stitch in the round with ss.

= 36 (38, 42) sts.

Croby Pattern - FREE Crochet Pattern - Violet Butterfly

Round 8:

Chain 1 and sc into the same. Sc 9 (10, 12). Hdc2tog. Repeat dc2tog 6 times. Hdc2tog. Sc 10 (11, 13).

= 28 (30, 34) sts.

Make a small circle. Work with MC.

Croby Pattern - FREE Crochet Pattern - Violet Butterfly

Chain 3.

Round 1: Work all6 hdc into the 3 th chain from the hook.

Join the first and the last stitch together with ss. Chain does not count as a stitch!

Round 2 You can see that from the first stitch comes out the chain. You should start in the second stitch from the previous round. Repeat 2 hdc into the same stitch 6 times. The last 2 hdc make in the ss from the previous round! Join with ss.

Fasten off.

Make a small x on the circle and sew it on side of the shoe.