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Ricardo

from Rock+Purl
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Ricardo
Ricardo
Ricardo
Ricardo
Ricardo
Ricardo

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Worked in the round - leg, foot
  • Worked Flat - heel flap, heel turn
  • Twisted Stitches (through the back loop)
  • Cables
  • Slipped Stitches
  • Short Rows
  • Pick up Stitches
  • Decreases - ssk, k2tog
  • Grafting

Pattern Description:

These socks have a very stretchy leg, allowing for several sizes to be worn, and are best showcased in a solid or semi-solid coloured yarn, which will help the cables to show off against the twisted stitches.

The pattern comes as a full colour, four-page detailed account of sock knitting, with both charted and written instructions, legend and abbreviations list, together with instructions for marker placement throughout and a reminder on kitchener stitch to close the toe.

Gauge:

38sts = 4" / 10cm slightly stretched

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Leg Circumference up to 10" / 25cm. Leg length up to 6" / 15cm. Foot length is adjustable

Materials:

  • Yarn: The Natural Dye Studio Chi Sock (440yds / 402m per 100g); 1 skein
  • Needle: US1.5 / 2.5mm

You Will Also Need:

  • Markers
  • Scissors
  • Tapestry needle
  • Waste yarn for lifelines (optional)


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$6.00

Beginner
Knitting
Accessory
Women
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About the designer

Spanish-born Ruth Garcia-Alcantud has been immersed in fashion from an early age and professionally designing knitwear for the last several years.

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