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(with a wink and a nod to George Michael and his song Careless Whisper)
~ pamper yourself or someone special with these luscious cashmere blend socks ~
Lounging around the house, keeping feet cosy on a cold winter night or just pampering your feet, these cashmere blend socks are a special delight for any feet.
Featuring a twisted-stitch design on the front and back leg and the top of the foot, these top-down, mid-calf socks begin with an Estonian Cast On. The modified 1 x 1 twisted rib extends into the main design of the sock. The heel is a standard slipped-stitch heel flap and the socks ends in a wedge toe.
3 Adult sizes; sizes shown are finished foot circumference of sock; intended to be worn with 0.5 - 1” / 1 - 2.5cm of negative ease.
2.75mm / US 2 for Cast On and Ribbing
2.5mm / US 1.5
- DPNs or two 24” / 61cm circular needles for two circulars technique, or one 32” / 81cm or longer circular needle for Magic Loop technique
Stitch pattern for sock leg and top of sock includes both charted and written directions.
A picture tutorial is included in the pattern for the Estonian Cast On. Written directions are provided for grafting the sock toe.
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This pattern may also be purchased as part of the In Tune print book or eBook on the Knit Picks website; the In Tune collection includes six patterns.