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Scullers Socks

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Scullers Socks
Scullers Socks
Scullers Socks

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Increase and decrease
  • Use kitchener stitch to graft live stitches

Pattern Description:

These lace socks might look fancy, but they're deceptively simple. A two-round lace pattern creates what looks like columns of scullers rowing down the length of your foot. These are knit from the cuff down with a typical heel flap and turn, but the gusset is placed in an unusual location: the bottom of the heel. The result is a slightly curved heel that hugs the foot.


32 stitches and 44 rows = 4 in./10 cm. in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Women's medium (large) to fit 8 in./20 cm (10 in./25.5 cm) ankle circumference


  • Approx. 100 g of fingering weight sock yarn
  • US 1 (2.25 mm) needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch marker
  • Yarn needle

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About the designer

I learned to knit from my aunt when I was about 7 years old, but it wasn't until 2005 that I got really serious about the sticks and string. I learned to spin in 2008 and began designing in 2011. Now ...

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