Cast on 37 sts, leaving a 12" tail to use later when sewing back heel seam. R1: *Knit across to the last 3 sts, bring the yarn forward between the two needles, sl3, turn. Repeat from * until the piece measures 8".
TOE R1: (dec row) *K2tog, K1. Repeat from * across, ending with K2tog. (24 sts) R2: Knit across R3: (dec row) *K2tog. Repeat from * across. (12 sts)
FINISHING Cut yarn, leaving a 24" tail. Thread yarn onto tapestry needle and pull through remaining 12 sts. Draw up tightly to secure. Use the same yarn and needle to sew a 2" seam from toe along the top of slipper. Secure yarn by weaving through several stitches then cut. Fold slipper in half lengthwise and sew the two heel edges together to close slipper. Weave two 24" pieces of yarn around the slipper opening and tie in a bow.