Sure, socks are cute and tiny and probably a little more practical, but every once in a while, a baby shoe catches your eye, causing you to squeal and flail and sigh. Sigh.
Well, imagine the footwear that is a departure from the norm - just as practical as a baby bootie, but ten times cuter.
I started out just wanting to crochet a baby hat, then I stumbled upon crocheted shoes. Then, it was all over.
Here are some of my favorite baby shoe designers, and the items I've made, courtesy of their ingenuity: