Kanteletar by Tiina Kuu
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July 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette with smaller needles
US 1 - 2.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
328 - 459 yards (300 - 420 m)
Small, medium, large, extra-large

ERRATA: page 4, chapter Heel Extension, Sizes S and L only should say slip the last stitch on needle 1 onto needle 2 (= 53 / 63 sts on needle 1 and 31 / 37 sts on needle 2)

Kanteletar sock pattern is the closing sequel to my trilogy of traditional sock patterns including also Echoes from Karelia and Sydämeni laulu. It is the pattern of Tour-de-Sock 2017 stage 2, being exclusive to the registered racers until 15th of March, 2018. The pattern will become available on Ravelry by the end of March 2018.

Kanteletar Socks are knitted cuff down. The design features include folded hem/cuff, Latvian braids, stranded colorwork, slipped stitches and a heel back extension followed by a heel flap on the sole side. Instructions are given for 60, 66, 72 and 78 sts.