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Sparrow Dance

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Sparrow Dance
Sparrow Dance
Sparrow Dance
Sparrow Dance
Sparrow Dance
Sparrow Dance

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, increase/decrease

Pattern Description:

A deliciously squishy sock in six sizes (XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL) with universal appeal. The deeply textured fabric has a mesmerizing swirly motif with a few tiny cables, a little openwork, and stretchy comfort. Despite its complex appearance, the pattern is easy to work, making for a project that travels well and knits up quickly to keep or give as a gift.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size.


32 sts and 48 rows = 4 inches in stockinette (knit flat, unblocked)
34 sts and 50 rows = 4 inches in pattern stitch (knit flat, unblocked)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 6(6.75, 7.75, 8.75, 9.75, 10.5) inches in circumference, to fit feet measuring up to 6.75(7.75, 8.75, 9.75, 10.75, 11.75) inches around '


  • 250(300, 350, 400, 450, 500) yards of any soft, springy sock yarn with approximately 400 yards per 4 ounces.
  • Needles: DPNs size 1US (2.25 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge

Suggested yarn:

500 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Bare Naked Wools Breakfast Blend Fingering


Cream and Sugar

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