Bargello Socks by Mone Dräger

Bargello Socks

January 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in leg patt on larger needles
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
850 yards (777 m)
7 (8, 9)" foot circumference and 9 (10, 11)" long; foot length is adjustable.
This pattern is available from for $3.85.

Wear bargello, a type of embroidery associated with the medieval city of Florence, on your feet! Worked in stranded knitting, zigzags in varying widths create an allover pattern. Place the stripes at random or use a self-striping yarn as the contrast color to make your pair of socks unique.

Difficulty Expert

Finished Size 7 (8, 9)“ foot circumference and 9 (10, 11)” long; foot length is adjustable. Socks shown measure 8”.

Yarn SweetGeorgia Yarns Tough Love Sock: cauldron (black; MC) and goldmine (gold; CC), 1 skein each.

Needles Sizes 1.5 (2.5 mm) and 2 (2.75 mm).

Notions Markers; tapestry needle.

Gauge 32 sts and 36 rnds = 4” in leg patt on larger needles.

Notes These socks are worked in the round from the cuff down with a heel flap.