To fit shoe sizes Women’s US 6 – Men’s US 12
Approximately 275 – 420 yards heavy fingering or light sport-weight yarn. Sample shown in Vermont Sock Yarn by Wing & A Prayer Farm, 375 yards per 100 grams, 80% wool; 20% nylon.
Suggested substitutions: Neighborhood Fiber Co. Studio Sock, 400 yards / 113 grams; Ewetopia Fiber Mill Wisco Sock, 420 yards / 115 grams.
Tip: If you are on the edge of needing more yardage for the size you want to make, but don’t want to buy an entire extra skein, use some scrap yarn from your stash in a coordinating color to knit the heels and toes, and stretch the yardage.
• US #2 (2.25 mm) needles in your preferred configuration for knitting socks
• Locking stitch marker
• Twisted German cast-on
• Short-rows with wrap and turn
• Kitchener stitch
Links to videos for each technique are included in the pattern, along with detailed instructions.