Gully Wash Socks
Gully Wash Socks Overview
Fun-to-make socks building on the “Lifestyle Socks” - or, you don’t need to make a swatch to make socks that fit - theme.
Yarn: Blue Moon Fiber Arts
Socks That Rock, Lightweight, 360 yards
Needles/Method: Size 1, US
Using 2 circular needles, socks knit in the round
Gauge: Depends, but about 8-10 stitches to the inch.
What you know or will learn using this pattern:
- A magical cast on
- Making cables without a cable needle
- Knitting socks that fit
- An easier short row heel
- A stretchy bind-off that will always wear comfortably
See the download button in the right column.
footnote: Experimenting with cables and this wonderful yarn, the cabling looked just like water rushing through gullies in the streams around where I grew up in the Texas hill country. The colorway that I used only reinforced the visual by being the color of the water in the washed gully.