I found the site where I got the cloth shoes pattern. In case you are interested, it's
I notice that they revised the pattern a tiny bit since I downloaded it. The newer version recommends 2 - 4" pieces of 1/8" elastic. I was close, so maybe they'll fit.
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Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Well, I got three pairs out of the deal. They turned out pretty sweet. My only concern is whether the ankle is big enough. The pattern didn't say how long to cut the elastic, so I just guestimated by the picture in the pattern.
Ok, now I really do need to go clean, plant stuff, go grocery shopping!