Counteracting a throw-away society Considering the time and expense of making hand-knit socks, it is well worth the effort to repair them if you eventually wear through a hole. You say you don't know how to darn a sock? Let me help with these photos and b
Aunt Maggies slippers, a vintage pattern. My Nanna from Australia made slippers very similar to these. Double strand the yarn, and crochet the edges closed, wear with socks and you have two foot furnaces.
Genius slipper design where you knit a short "scarf", fold and sew onto your bottom. Garter stitch extra chunky yarn about wide, and however many rows you need, then sew into the 2 layers of the felt bottom.