Blue Day Socks by Vicki Stitch

Blue Day Socks

January 2012
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
34 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
Wide - Slim
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Having a blue day? These socks will pick you back up! The Blue Day Socks are versatile enough to be knit up with a pretty solid or yummy multi-color yarn, and they are unisex! Perfect socks for a man! With a Magic Cast-on, cable details, short row heel, and a stretchy bind-off, you get to play with lots of fun skills and wind up with a wonderful pair of socks!

This is written for and best knit using the Magic Loop method. Feel free to knit both socks at once, or just one at a time! They also can be knitted with double points or two circulars, whatever your preference.

Sizes below are of the measurement around the ball of the foot.
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
Wide(Large, Narrow, Medium, Slim, Small)
9.5 (9, 8.5, 8, 7.5, 7) inches
24 (23, 21.5, 20, 19, 18) cm

Basic Skills Necessary:
Knit & Purl
Magic Cast On & Magic Loop
Short Row
Cable Knitting
Chart Reading

34 stitches & 48 rows = 4”/10cm
Stockinette Stitch
Unblocked & relaxed