Canadians, remember Hinterland Who’s Who?
In Canada, we are blessed with a LOT of hinterland: wilderness and abundant ecosystems boasting a diverse level of flora, fish and fauna amid tundra, rainforests, estuaries, ocean coasts and grasslands.
The Hinterland Socks celebrate the wild spaces of Canada.
circumference: 8” 20.5 cm23 cm]); will stretch or conform as required.
foot length – women’s 5/6/7/8/9/10 shoe size:
8.5/9/9.5/10/10.25/10.5” 21.5/23/24/25.5/2626.5 cm
YARN one skein Oceanwind Knits Sock, 80% superwash merino wool / 20% nylon, 115g (4oz) / 420yds (384m) yds; or, 300 (smallest size)-400 (largest size) yds of fingering weight wool.
NEEDLES 2.25 mm (US1) circular needles (min. 60 cm/24” for magic-loop-style knitting) or DPNs to suit your preferred method of knitting in the round
OTHER stitch-markers, tapestry needle for weaving ends
GAUGE 8 sts & 12 rows per 1-inch square in stockinette, blocked
The O, Canada pattern collection will feature 4 designs in fingering weight yarns. Patterns will be available beginning in March 2017, and will be released throughout 2017, in March, June, September and December. In this collection will be a pair of socks, a pair of fingerless mitts, a cowl and a small shawl.
Designs will celebrate the beauty of the Canadian landscape. These designs will accompany the O, Canada sock yarn club, available here -
http://oceanwindknits.indiemade.com/catalog/o-canada -- Please note, if you order the 12-month sock yarn club, you will automatically receive these patterns.
Celebrate Canada’s 150 years in 2017! #canada150