Otis by Rachel Coopey


February 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
36 stitches and 50 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
S, M, L
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The printed book is available here. Every print book will contain a code to enable you to download the eBook free of charge.

I’d love to see your progress/finished socks in the Coop Knits group.

Designed for a chromatic set of mini-skeins, this rhythmic colourwork pattern will help your socks fly off the needles.

Yarn: The Knitting Goddess Merino Nylon Sock Yarn (75% superwash merino, 25% nylon; 380m 415 yds per 115g skein)
MC: 1 x 115g skein in Biscuit
The Knitting Goddess Merino Nylon Sock Yarn (75%
superwash merino, 25% nylon; 40m 43yds per 10g
mini skeins) CC1-7: 1 set of 7 mini skeins in Shades of Orange
(where CC1 is the darkest shade and CC7 is the palest shade)

The Knitting Goddess has a brand new yarn which is 75% British wool, 25% nylon and there are 400 meters to each 100 gram skein. The wool is 45% British Bluefaced Leicester and 30% mixed British wool. The solid colours are here.
The mini skein sets are here.

Needles: 2.5mm UK 13-12/US 1-2 80cm 32in circular needles or DPNs (or size needed to get correct tension) Stitch markers, Tapestry needle.

Tension: 36 sts and 50 rounds = 10cm 4in over st st
16 rounds = 3cm 1¼in over twisted rib cuff
38 sts and 45 rounds = 10cm 4in over stranded colourwork pattern
46 sts and 50 rounds = 10cm 4in over rib pattern

Sizes: Small (Medium, Large)
To fit foot circumference: 20.5 (23, 25.5) cm 8 (9, 10) in
Actual foot circumference of sock (unstretched): 15(18, 20.5) cm 6 (7, 8) in
Length of leg to top of heel flap: 16.5cm 6½in
Foot length is fully adjustable within the pattern.