Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

What You'll Need:

Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Wool Yarn
Four Wooden Buttons
Size 1 Crochet Hook
Coordinating Embroidery Floss
Threading Needle

Courtesy of Kadie from Seven Alive
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour

How to Make Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

Sick of trying to stuff bulky socks into your winter boots? These boot cuffs are the perfect do it yourself fix! Customize the yarn and buttons to match your favorite pair of boots, then slip them on whenever you leave the house.

Even if you have never crocheted before, you can make these cuffs. If you get stuck on any terminology, a quick Google search will clear up your confusion!
  • 1 Chain stitches Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

    Loosely chain 31 stitches with yarn and hook.

  • 2 Single crochet Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

    In the 2nd chain from your hook, make a single crochet. Keep in mind you will be working from right to left. Single crochet in each of the remaining chain stitches. You will have 30 stitches at the end. Chain one stitch, and then turn your work. You will now be woking left to right.

  • 3 Tie off crocheting Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

    Single crochet into each stitch across, this will give you 30 stitches. Chain stitch at the end and turn your work. Repeat Step 3, 7 times.  At the end of your last row, leave a 12" long strand of yarn. Tie off the crocheting, but do not weave in the long strand of yarn.

  • 4 Sew sides together Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

    Bring the short sides of the cuff together. Starting where you ended, weave your hook through the last stitch. On each end of your cuff, take the long strand of yarn and pull it through the stitches with your hook. Continue until you have the entire side sewn together. Tie it off with a small knot and weave the remaining yarn into the stitches.

  • 5 Sew buttons Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

    Use the threading needle and the embroidery floss to sew the wooden buttons onto the seam you created in Step 4.

  • 6 Put it on Simple Crocheted Boot Cuffs

    Put the cuff on by placing it over your foot and pulling it up the legs, over the pants. The cuff should fit snug, as the crocheting will stretch over time. To make the cuff bigger, add 2 chains to the beginning chain, and then wrap the chain around your calf to see if it will fit. Continue adding 2 chains at a time until the size desired is reached. Continue on with the rest of the steps as written.