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FO: Baby Girl Sandals

A friend of mine from boarding school had a baby girl earlier this Summer, and when I knew she was having a baby girl I started knitting. It took me just a day in June to knit up these adorable little baby sandals.

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I used this pattern for these, but customised by adding a couple of crochet flowers.

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I picked very girly colours and was lucky to have them all in my stash. They are all from the DROPS Muskat range.

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I love knitting these sandals, there are five straps that have to be knit and then they all have to be sewn up (the only thing I am not a huge fan of).

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I would have knit booties for my friend, but as she lives in Dubai where it’s hot all year round. These seemed a better choice.

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I had some lovely purple buttons left in my stash too.

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And of course I made a little box too, and I love how the sandals look in it.

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STATS
Pattern: Baby Boys Knit Summer Sandals by Alma Mahler
Yarn: DROPS Muskat in Light Brown (sole), Old Pink (straps), Pink (closure strap), Dark Purple (middle strap).
Needle size: 3mm
Knitting time: 23rd June 2015.