The Elena PDF Shoe Pattern will help you create an adorable crocheted slip-on shoe for your 18" doll. The top features a crocheted lattice, perfect for pairing with summery fashions. The top of the shoe is crocheted in two simple pieces that are sewn together. It is then sewn to a prepared insole, and glued to the outer sole.
-Size 10 crochet thread
-Size 8 (1.5mm) steel crochet hook
-Large eye needle
-4 inch by 4 inch piece of 2 mm craft foam sheet
-Scrap of fabric for insole lining (optional)
-8 inches of 1 mm elastic beading cord
-4 inch by 4 inch piece of 1/8 to 3/32-inch thick cork sheet
-Clips or clothespins
-Emery board or sandpaper
Skill Level: Intermediate; The skill level has been rated intermediate because, while the crochet stitches and shapes are simple, thread can be a little tricky to crochet if you are not experienced with it.
What You Get: One 18 page crochet pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF crochet pattern provides full color step-by-step illustrated instructions and full size pattern pieces. A PDF reader is required to view and print the files (example: Adobe Reader or Preview for MAC). The download link is received immediately after the transaction is complete. Print copies are NOT available.Download, Print, Crochet!
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The shoes came out great. The pattern is very clear and easy to follow. I do not crochet often but had no trouble following the directions. It looks like I’ll be making a lot more!
I fell in love with this pattern. I have made a lot of doll shoes, and even written a book on the subject, but using a blanket stitch on fun foam to attach the upper to the sole was brilliant! I highly recommend this pattern to anyone who enjoys crochet for perfectly fitting shoes for a special doll.
LOVE! LOVE! THANK YOU
This pattern is quick and easy to stitch up in an evening. it seems a bit tight on the doll with the large size soles in the pattern. I traced my doll's foot and created my own sole pattern, which fit much better. Very sweet shoes!