Gingerbread Man Baby Booties - Free Crochet Pattern


Back when I was a tiny tot I would always end up covered in flour from head to toe as my family baked a bunch of Christmas gingerbread cookies! 
This has been a tradition since I can't remember when, so till this day I still get outrageously excited when I get to put on my apron, grab my cookie cutters out of the cupboard and bake an array of differently shaped cookies... I can't wait for the day when I'll be able to pass on this special memory to my own children (even if they make a catastrophic mess like I always did)!

Christmas is still a few weeks away, but I couldn't wait any long to get my hands into some dough, which is why I'm planning to bake some cookies in a couple of days time!

In an attempt to behave and not start baking too early, I ended up quickly grabbing some Paintbox Yarn skeins in warm fudge tones and rosy reds out of my stash. But as you can see, my cookie obsession flowed over into my crochet which is how I came up with this darling (and scrumptious pair) of gingerbread man baby booties!

With the festive season in full swing, be sure to crochet some adorable Baubles or a sweet pair of Santa Claus Baby Booties!



What You'll Need
3.00mm (11) Crochet Hook
3.50mm (E/4) Crochet Hook
80 - 100yds DK Yarn (8ply) - Paintbox Yarns Cotton DK
Tapestry Needle

Size:
Pattern is made for 0 - 6 months old. Changes for size 6- 12 months are in [ ]. 
Finished Measurements (Sole Length)
 0 - 6 month old – 9cm 
6 - 12 month old – 10cm

Gauge
7 rows & 7 stitches in sc  = 1 inch

Stitches & Abbreviations
st(s) – stitch(es)
ch – chain stitch
sl st - slip stitch

Pattern
Click here to Download the "Gingerbread Man Baby Booties Pattern"!



Hope you all enjoyed the pattern for these festive baby booties!
If you did crochet this, please share a photo on Instagram, I'd love to see it!
Have a lovely day crocheting,


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6 comments:

  1. hi olivia...so cute...i can picture the slippers on little feet...thank you for sharing your fun and lovely creation...wishing you and yours a very warm and festive holiday season...take care...sally

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  2. You write very well, am amazed with your blogging, you will definitely achieve success..!! Keep it up

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  3. These are adorable, thank you for sharing this pattern!

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  4. Aww, Olivia, these are adorable. Thank you so much for the pattern. You are an amazingly talented young woman. Have a Very Happy Christmas. Wishing you much success in the coming New Year. Best wishes.

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  5. Such a cute pattern! Thank you and have a wonderful Holiday.

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  6. As usual you have created a wonderful pattern. Take it from me some of the best memories you will have is when you bake holiday cookies and make candies with your children and the more flour on faces and floors the better. Have a wonderful Holiday and a wonderful New Year.

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