WHAT YOU'LL NEED
22 sts and 30 rows to 10cm over stocking st, using 4mm needles.
BOOTS (make 2)
Beg Cuff (worked sideways)
Using 4mm cast on 17 sts.
Knit in garter st (1st row is RS) until work measures 13 (14-15) cm from beg, working last row on WS. Cast off.
With RS facing and using 4mm needles, knit up 30 (34-38) sts evenly along on side edge of cuff. Knit 5 rows garter st(1st row is WS). Work 6 rows stocking st (beg with a knit row).
Divide For Instep -
Next row (RS) - K20 (22-24), turn.
Next row - P10, turn.
Work 11 (13-15) rows stocking st on these 10 sts, thus ending with a knit row.
Knit up 7 (8-9) sts evenly along left side of instep, knit across rem 10 (12-14) sts to end.
Next row - P17 (20-23), inc purlways in next st, P8, inc purlways in next st, knit up 7 (8-9) sts purlways along right side of instep, P10 (12-14) ... 46 (52-58) sts. Work 4 rows stocking st, beg with a knit row.
Shape Sole -
Next row (RS) - K3, K2tog, knit to last 5 sts, K2tog, K3 ... 44 (50-56) sts.
Next row - Knit.
Rep last 2 rows 3 times ... 38 (44-50) sts. Cast off.
DO NOT PRESS. Using a flat seam, join sole and leg seam. Turn cuff to RS. Sew in ends.