This intricate sock pattern provides a rewarding challenge for the experienced knitter. The recommended yarn provides excellent stitch definition. The resulting sock makes for an impressive display of delicate cables. The pattern includes detailed instructions and cable charts. These socks are worked from the top down.
Sizing: Adult Yarn Requirements: 370 yards (338 meters) fingering weight yarn Needles: 2.5 mm (US 1.5), 3.0 mm (US 2.5) and 3.25 mm (US 3) double point needles; small cable needle Gauge: 7 stitches and 9 rounds = 1 inch in stockinette on 3.25 mm needles
Skills/Techniques Required: basic sock knitting skills following charted stitch patterns complex cables and twisted stitches grafting using kitchener stitch