With 3Mmm(US 3) needles and M, cast on 13 sts for top. K 20 rows. Leave sts on a holder. With 3Mmm(US 3) needles and M, cast on 17 sts, with right side facing, pick up and kl4 sts along right edge of top, kl3 sts from holder, pick up and kl4 sts along left edge of top, turn and cast on 17 sts. 75 sts. K 11 rows. Shape sole
1st row SI 1, k32, k2tog, k5, k2tog, k to end. 2nd row SI 1, k31, k2tog, k5, k2tog, k to end. 3rd row SI 1, k2, k2tog, k24, k2tog, k3, k3tog, k3, k2tog, k24, k2tog, k3.
6th row K2tog, [k3, k2tog, k22, k2tog] twice, k3, k2tog.
9th row K2tog, k2, k2tog, kl8, [k2tog, kl] 4 times, kl7, k2tog, k2, k2tog.
11th row SI 1, [k2tog, kl] 3 times, klO, [k2tog, kl] 4 times, klO, [k2tog, kl] 3 times. 41 sts. Cast off.
To make up
Join back and sole seam.
Using all the contrast shades, embroider flowers and leaves in satin stitch, stem stitch, chain stitch, backstitch and French knots on right shoe (see diagram on page 101), then work a mirror image on the left shoe. See page 105 for stitch instructions.
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