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Caterpillar Sock

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Caterpillar Sock
Caterpillar Sock
Caterpillar Sock
Caterpillar Sock
Caterpillar Sock
Caterpillar Sock

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, increase/decrease

Pattern Description:

This top-down sock in five sizes features a sprightly caterpillar motif in knits and purls which extends down the leg and over the top of the foot.
Sock is easily converted to toe-up construction, as the pattern is vertically reversible and may be resized by using different yarn weights or needles.

Gauge:

32 sts and 48 rows = 4" in stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • finished sock circumference = 5(6.25, 7.5, 8.75, 10) inches XS(S, M, L, XL), to fit feet measuring up to 6(7.5, 8.5, 10, 11) inches around

Materials:

  • 300(350, 400, 450, 500) yards of any springy, high-twist sock yarn.
  • Needles:DPNs size US1 (2.25mm), or size to obtain gauge on smaller needles.

Suggested yarn:

500 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Yarn Nerd 950MHz Merino

Colorway:

Wooly Bear
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I am the owner of Knitspot - knitting patterns, clubs, and artisan yarns. I am a life-long knitter with a background in the fashion and graphic design fields, and began designing clothing, knitwear ...

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