With a simple faux cable down the front, these socks are all about the back interest. An intricate pattern of intertwined twisted stitches graces the back of the ankle and heel, making these the perfect socks to wear with clogs.
Foot circumference: 8” / 20.5 cm unstretched
Leg length: 9 ½” / 24 cm from cuff to bottom of heel
Foot length: Adjustable
Sample measures 9 ¼” / 23.5 cm
Yarn: 1 skein Beyond Basic Knits Prima Sock (420 yds / 351 m per 3 ½ oz / 100 g skein; 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon) in Strawberry Pickin’
Needles & Notions:
Two size 2 US / 2.75 mm circular needles, 24” / 60 cm long
Cable needle, stitch marker
Gauge: 30 sts and 40 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch
Construction Notes: Worked from the top down on two circular needles, these socks have a cuff of twisted ribbing. The twisted stitch patterns for the front and back of the leg are presented in chart form only. Expansion for the arch of the foot is integrated into the heel pattern chart. The heel is shaped with short rows, and the sock ends with a gathered toe.