Give your baby the ability to properly catch and eviscerate prey! These claws were designed to be added to the Midwife Booties, but they should work just as well on any baby bootie pattern. You could even try them in super bulky on adult size monster slippers, or on mittens, or your fox stole, or whatever your fierce heart fancies.
These booties are dedicated to my outstanding and compassionate midwife, Maria Iorillo. I wanted to give her a pattern to work up during the small hours of the night, in those meditative and slow moments of the birth journey, in the magical and almost palpable waiting that accompanies the transition between stages of labor, between womb and world. I wanted something seamless – for ease of finishing, and ultra stretchy – for both flexibility of […]