Stranded Boot Stockings
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Interweave SKU: EP3160
Norwegian style stockings, designed to be worn over the knee. Foot length is adjustable. Features corrugated ribbing, and a checkerboard pattern on the heel flap.
Finished Size: 13” cuff circumference, 9” foot circumference, and 9” from back of heel to tip of toe. Foot length is adjustable.
Yarn: Brown Sheep Nature Spun Sport Weight (100% wool; 184 yd [168 m]/50 g): #124S butterscotch (MC) and #N91S Aran (CC), 2 balls each.
Yarn Weight: #3 - Light
Needles: Size 5 (3.75 mm): set of 5 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Tapestry needle; marker (m); sock blockers (optional).
Gauge: 26 sts and 28 rnds = 4” in twocolor stranded St st.
Originally Published: Interweave Knits, Winter 2010