Whether it’s fashion boots or rain boots, boot cuffs are as popular an accessory as ever! And the Moroccan Midnight Hat, Cowl, and Fingerless Mitts were calling out for a matching boot cuffs pattern – or rather, the crocheters who love them were! So at last here is the free crochet pattern for the Moroccan Midnight Boot Cuffs, featuring two types of Red Heart Yarns!
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Moroccan Midnight Boot Cuffs
- Susan Bates US – I 5.5mm hook
- 105 – 150 yds Red Heart Soft (Aran; 100% acrylic; 256 yards/234 meters; 4.97 ounces) in Black – Color A
- 25 – 35 yds Red Heart Boutique Midnight This yarn is discontinued, recommended replacement: Red Heart Unforgettable
- stitch markers
- Gauge: 14 sts x 8 rows = 4″ in dc
- Sizes: Teen (14-16″), Average (16-18″), Curvy (18-19″), Extra Curvy (19-20″)
- Click HERE for stitch abbreviations and tutorials; Click HERE for the Moroccan Stitch Tutorial
- SPECIAL STITCH: V st – (dc, ch 1, dc) in the same st
Row 1: With Color A, FDC 42(45, 51, 54); join with a sl st to work in the round.
Rows 2 – 4: Ch 2 (does not count as a st), dc in each st around; join to first dc with a sl st.
Row 5: Ch 4, dc in 1st st (V st made), *skip 2 sts, V st in next st; repeat from * around until 2 sts remain, skip last 2 sts, join with a sl st. Remove the hook from the active loop and place a stitch marker (pm) in the loop to secure it, so it won’t pull out as you work the other color.
Row 6: With Color B, join with sl st in ch sp of 1st V st of previous round, ch 4, dc in the same ch sp (V st made). V st in each ch sp around. Pull active loop and working yarn of Color A to front of fabric, then join with sl st to 3rd ch of ch-4. Remove hook from loop and pm in loop.
Row 7: Replace hook in active loop of Color A, ch 4, dc between first and last V of the row before the previous round (NOT in the ch sp, but between the Vs). V st between the V sts of round before the previous round to end, enclosing previous round. Leaving working yarn and active loop of Color B behind fabric, join with sl st to 3rd ch of ch-4. Remove hook from loop, pm in loop.
Row 8: Insert hook in the ch sp of the first V st of the previous round. Replace hook in active loop of Color B and pull it through the V to the front, leaving working yarn behind. Ch 4, dc in the ch sp of that first V. V st in each ch sp around. Pull active loop and working yarn of Color A to front of fabric, then join with sl st to 3rd ch of ch-4. Remove hook from loop, pm in loop.
Rows 9 – 10: Repeat Rows 7 – 8, break Color B and finish off.
Row 11: Repeat Row 7.
Row 12: Ch 2, dc in each ch sp and st around; join with a sl st in 1st dc. (42,(45, 51, 54) sts)
Row 13: Ch 2, fpdc in 1st st, bpdc in next st, *fpdc in next st, bpdc in next st; repeat from * around, join with a sl st in first fpdc, break yarn and finish off.
Repeat for 2nd boot cuff.
And that’s all there is to it! I hope you enjoy this pattern, as well as the rest of the Moroccan Midnight Collection!
Written pattern copyright Tamara Kelly 2015. Please do not reprint or repost this pattern, but please do link to this page to share this pattern with others. If you wish to make items for sale from this pattern, please visit the About page for details. Thank you to Red Heart Yarn for providing the yarn for this pattern – America’s Most Recommended Yarn Brand!