Broken Twist Socks by Sarah Lehto

Broken Twist Socks

December 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
36 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
400 - 420 yards (366 - 384 m)
One Size
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The Broken Twist Socks feature a cable rib pattern that is way easier to knit than it looks, with cabling only taking place every 8th round. The sock uses the Strong Heel, which results in an extra comfortable heel that hugs the foot quite nicely.

Pattern has been thouroughly tested and I offer full pattern support via Ravelry message.

Intermediate - pattern requires cast on, chart reading, working in the round, knit, purl, cabling, m1 increases, an alternate heel type, short row heel turn, ssk, p2tog and Kitchener stitch.

Yarn approximately 420y/384m fingering weight sock yarn
Needles 2.25mm/US 1 and 2.5/US 1.5 needles for working small circumferences in the round; DPNs, 1 long circular or 2 short circulars
Notions 3 stitch markers, cable needle, yarn needle

36 sts and 48 rounds = 4’’ (10 cm) in stockinette stitch in the round on larger needles

To fit the average adult female