Men's Basic Sock by Margaret Testa

Men's Basic Sock

Light Fingering ?
32 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
420 - 840 yards (384 - 768 m)
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Basic Men’s sock pattern that works well with most sock yarns.

Pattern is written for Men’s sizes Small, Medium and Large in directions for your choice of DPN, 2 Circulars or Magic Loop techniques.


The number of stitches to pick up on either side of the heel flap is wrong in the current version. It should read 17 20, 22 sts. If your version lists more stitches than that, please replace with above numbers.