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Sneaker socks - the other kind

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Sneaker socks - the other kind Sneaker socks
Sneaker socks - the other kind Sneaker socks

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • do stranded knitting with at most two colors in one round on double pointed needles

Pattern Description:

The different kind of sneaker socks
Cute socks with cotton sneakers all around and a lovely bow peerie at the top and before the toe.

The cotton sneakers appear in the classic colours black, dark red and dark blue.

My new favorite.

Description includes toe up and top down sock version.

Enjoy and happy knitting!


Knitting gauge: 1 x 1 inch: 8 stitches and 9 rows in stranded knitting

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • European foot size 38 and 39
  • notes for other sizes are included


  • You need: 50 g of jeans blue 4-ply sock yarn, 25 g of off-white 4-ply sock yarn, 25 g of dark blue 4-ply sock yarn, 15 g of dark red 4-ply sock yarn and 15 g of black 4-ply sock yarn. 5 double pointed needles 2.5 mm or 3.0 mm depending on how tight you knit and how many stitches you cast on. Note: if you knit tight, better use 3.0 mm needles with the smaller stitch amount or use the stitches for the bigger size.

Suggested yarn:

230 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

any 4-ply sock yarn will do


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