Philosophers Walk Socks by Lesley Melliship

Philosophers Walk Socks

June 2012
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
9.5 stitches and 10 rows = 1 inch
in stranded pattern, washed and blocked
400 - 450 yards (366 - 411 m)
one size, women's medium, but adjustable
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Socks are knit from the top down. Pattern is written for 5 double-pointed needles, but you can of course use any type of needles you prefer.

To fit a woman’s US 9/ European 40. For a larger or smaller width, try going up or down needle sizes, or adding stitches to the side stripes.

Diameter of foot: 8 ½”
Length of foot: 10”
Fingering weight solid or semi-solid sock yarn in contrasting colours:
Main Colour (MC) - Approximately 75 grams
Contrast Colour (CC) - Approximately 30 grams