Magickal Quidditch Socks
Slipstitch colorwork socks knit from the cuff down with heel flap and gusset. A tribute to the Quidditch players of Harry Potter’s Wizarding World, or to any sock-loving Muggle.
Knit them in House colors, team colors, or just your favorites, using easy slipstitch that requires only 1 color on each round.
Yarn: Madelinetosh Tosh Sock (100% superwash merino wool, 395 yards), 1 skein MC, 1 skein CC. Shown in Baltic (MC) and Ginger (CC). The size M uses approximately .6 skein of MC, and .2 skein of CC.
Techniques Used: Long-tail cast on, slipstitch colorwork in two patterns, knit/purl, grafting.
Experience Level: Intermediate. This pattern contains full written instructions, as well as charts for the slipstitch colorwork.
Size: S (M, L): 60 (68, 76) st; to fit 10 (11, 12)” calf, Women’s US 6/7 (8/9, 10/11) shoe size.
US 1 (2.25 mm) DPNs or 32” circular needle if using Magic Loop method, or size to match gauge.
Stitch markers (3).
Thank you to my lovely test knitters, and my wonderful tech editor Kate Vanover.
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The wonderful yarnies at Happy Knits have put together a blog post with many beautiful color combo suggestions for the Magickal Quidditch Socks - pop over and be inspired!