Note: Gaiters should not be sewn together under the foot as shown in the photo. They are a style of legwarmers to be worn over shoes or boots.
Two strands of a cotton blend baby yarn and size 4 US needles. Probably need no more than two skeins. These would fit a toddler.
Cast on 22 stitches.
Foot: 18 Rows: Knit straight, increase 1 stitch at end of each row (30 stitches).
Take the first 14 stitches from the straight side of the piece (not the increase side)and hold them on a separate needle.
Knit remaining stitches (16) for 24 rows, straight.
At end of 24th row, cast on 14 stitches.
18 Rows: Knit straight, decreasing 1 stitch at end of each row.
Leg: Pick up 14 stitches on inside, 12 in the center and 14 on the other side.
20 Rows: Knit straight
24 Rows: Knit straight, increasing 1 stitch at beginning and end of every three rows (56 stitches).
20 Rows: Knit straight, decrease one stitch in middle of row, every other row.
10 Rows: Work in a 2×2 ribbing (Knit 2, Purl 2}
6 Rows: Knit Straight
Bind off and sew up seams.