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Any Gauge Ribbed Socks

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Any Gauge Ribbed Socks
Any Gauge Ribbed Socks
Any Gauge Ribbed Socks
Any Gauge Ribbed Socks
Any Gauge Ribbed Socks

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Provisional Cast On (included in instructions)
  • Short Rows (included in instructions

Pattern Description:

Are you sick of knitting swatch after swatch and not getting gauge? Or worse, you knit without a swatch and make yourself a sasquatch sock? With the Any Gauge Ribbed Socks pattern you only need to knit one swatch. The pattern is built around your gauge. Now you can knit a sock that fits using any yarn.

The green socks are made of 1 skein of Madelinetosh Sock in [Plaid Blanket]; 395yds / 361m per skein; 100% Superwash Merino (fingering weight)
The red socks are made of 1 skein of Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks That Rock Mediumweight in [Farmhouse]; 380yds / 347.5m per skein; Superwash Merino (sport weight)

These socks are knit toe up. The instructions feature a short row toe and heel. Any toe or heel method can be used in place of the short row method.

Gauge:

This pattern is designed to match whatever gauge you get. The stitch number counts are 40 (48, 56, 64, 72, 80)

Materials:

  • Any yarn
  • Needles sized to match yarn
  • Crochet hook similar to needle size for provisional cast on

You Will Also Need:

  • Waste Yarn
  • Tape measure
  • Tapestry needle
  • Two stitch markers
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$5.00

Beginner
Knitting
Accessory
Women, Men
Socks
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About the designer

I taught myself to knit in 2005, crochet in 2006 and spin in 2010. It seems I have a habit of developing hobbies.
Fiber truly is a passion. I've worked at a wool mill, done knitting for a farmers ...

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