Mom used to make these slippers! block n tackle knitting: Free quick slipper pattern. (this one is great for beginners and is really simple!
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Ravelry: Womens Loafer House Shoe Pattern pattern by Lisa Corinne Crochet
FREE crochet pattern for a Cable Stitch Square & Tutorial by The Stitchin' Mommy.