Embroidered clocks adorn these traditionally styled socks.
The socks are knitted from the top down with short-row heels. The pattern is fully written, and a chart accompanies clear instructions for applying the clocks.
The toe is grafted using kitchener stitch.
The pattern includes clearly illustrated tutorials for wrap and turn short rows, and for kitchener stitch. The clarity of the written instructions and the illustrated tutorials make this a great pattern for learning how to knit a basic sock with a classic short row heel.
To fit foot circumference 23(251⁄2:28)cm/ 9(10:11)”. The finished socks measure 201⁄2(23:251⁄2)cm/8(9:10)” around the leg and mid-foot.
2 colours of an even 4ply/ fingering weight yarn with approximately 400 metres/437 yards per 100g. You will need 100g each of 2 colours.
The pictured sample was made with Artesano ‘Definition Sock Yarn’ in the Kidney Bean #2138 (CC), and Tornado #SFN41 (MC) shades.
NEEDLES AND NOTIONS
2.5mm/US11⁄2needlesforsmall diameter circular knitting.
Adjust needle size as necessary to achieve specified tension.
32 sts and 40 rounds per 10cm/4″ in blocked st-st.