Drumore by Heather Zoppetti

Drumore

Knitting
October 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
37 stitches and 54 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 1 - 2.25 mm
400 yards (366 m)
Leg Circumference: About 71/4 (8)” (18.5 [20.5] cm)
This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

Worked toe-up, these socks start simply enough. However, an unusual gusset forces the cable panel into a swirl that continues around the leg. A traditional heel flap ensures a good fit. It’s topped off with a twisted rib cuff.

FINISHED SIZE
Leg Circumference: About 71/4 (8)” (18.5 20.5 cm).
Socks shown measure 71/4” (18.5 cm).

YARN
Fingering weight (#1 Super Fine).
Shown here: Shibui Knits Staccato (70% merino, 30% silk; 191 yd 175 m/50 g): #2026 brass, 2 skeins.

NEEDLES
Size U.S. 1 (2.25 mm): double-pointed (dpn).
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS
Markers (m); cable needle (cn); tapestry needle.

GAUGE
37 sts and 54 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in St st. 12 sts = 3/4” (2 cm) in Cable chart.