lumberjack

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lumberjack Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby

Item:

Socks

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round, turning a heel, changing colours, picking up stitches, decreases.

Pattern Description:

These socks remind me of Dad, coming home from work as a heavy-duty mechanic out in logging camps. His big baby-blue Ford pickup rumbled up the driveway, and my mom, my sister and I ran outside, so excited to welcome him home.

skills required
knitting in the round, turning a heel, changing colours, picking up stitches, decreases.

sizing: Baby (Toddler, Child, Mama, Papa)
Baby: Cuff 5" around, 2.5" long. Foot 3.5" long.
Toddler: Cuff 6.5" around, 4.5" long. Foot 4.5" long.
Child: Cuff 7.5" around, 5.5" long. Foot 6" long.
Mama: Cuff 10.5" around, 6.25" long. Foot adjustable.
Papa: Cuff 13.5" around, 7.5" long. Foot adjustable.

materials: DK weight yarn
Main Colour (MC): 75 (150, 200, 225, 350) yds
Contrast Colour (CC): 25 (40, 50, 60, 75) yds
sample shown in Madelinetosh Tosh DK in 'silver fox' and 'tart')

gauge: 24 sts / 4" in stockinette stitch (on larger needles)

needles: US #2 / 2.75mm and US #3 / 3.0mm (or as req'd to meet gauge); double pointed needles

Socks are knit from cuff down, with heel flap, and kitchener stitch to close toe.

lumberjack is part of the book '9 Months of Knitting' - you can purchase it individually for $4, or purchase the collection of 9 patterns for $13. Print copies of the book can also be ordered directly from our website.

Gauge:

24 sts / 4" in stockinette stitch (on larger needles)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • sizing: Baby (Toddler, Child, Mama, Papa) Baby: Cuff 5" around, 2.5" long. Foot 3.5" long. Toddler: Cuff 6.5" around, 4.5" long. Foot 4.5" long. Child: Cuff 7.5" around, 5.5" long. Foot 6" long. Mama: Cuff 10.5" around, 6.25" long. Foot adjustable. Papa: Cuff 13.5" around, 7.5" long. Foot adjustable.

Materials:

  • yarn, needles

You Will Also Need:

  • darning needle, stitch marker,

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