Form + Function Socks by Stefanie Goodwin-Ritter
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Form + Function Socks

Knitting
November 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch, Blocked
US 1 - 2.25 mm
800 yards (732 m)
Unisex S/M (M/L) - Cuff circumference approx. 8” (9”)
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I designed these socks to be the ultimate travel knitting project - easy without being boring, all the while resulting in a pair of socks you’ll love to wear. The colorwork lice and stripe pattern at the top of the cuff can be easily memorized (and you can just use your first sock as a reference when knitting sock #2); the striped toe allows you to easily work your toe shaping - all you have to do is remember which color is worked for the decrease round! As an added bonus, they are a great way to use leftover sock yarn, as you only need a small amount for the contrast color.

Materials
2 (2) skeins Baah! La Jolla in Tequila Lime (color A) and Night Sky (color B) (100% Superwash Merino, 400 yards (100 grams)
US #1 Double-Pointed Needles
Stitch marker
Darning Needle

Gauge
32 sts = 4” in stockinette stitch