Hosford Abernethy by Arwen Golden

Hosford Abernethy

February 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
8.5 stitches and 13 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
375 - 385 yards (343 - 352 m)
Knit to fit
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This pattern was originally published as Yarn Garden’s contribution to the 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl, February 27 - March 2, 2014 in Portland, Oregon.

Each shop’s pattern(s) will be available free with purchase at that shop during the Rose City Yarn Crawl. All patterns will also be available for download individually or as part of our 2014 eBooks: Neighborhood Knits & Crochets Too, Neighborhood Knits, Neighborhood Crochets.

Everyday 6,000 bikers pass through the Hosford-Abernethy neighborhood to cross the Hawthorne Bridge to reach their downtown destination. Worked gracefully from the toe to the top, these socks are inspired by our neighborhood’s round-abouts and broad, leafy avenues.

Yarn - Shown with Dreamy by Anzula Yarns (75% Merino, 15% Cashmere, 10% Silk; 385 yards/ 115g) color Watermelon, 1 skein.

Needles - US #1.5 in your preferred circular choice. We used 2, 24” US 1.5 Addi Turbo lace knitting needles.

Notions - Stitch markers, highlighter tape, darning needle.

Skill level - Intermediate (increasing, decreasing, lace)

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