Swedish-Influenced Raggsocks by Carol Huebscher Rhoades

Swedish-Influenced Raggsocks

January 2018
Light Fingering ?
33 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 0 - 2.0 mm
503 yards (460 m)
8.75" foot circumference and 9.25" long from back of heel to tip of toe; foot length is adjustable
This pattern is available from interweave.com for $7.99.

Carol Huebscher Rhoades shares an easy way to feel cozy and pampered with her pattern for the oh-so-practical traditional Scandinavian everyday socks. Carol’s choice of yarn, however, takes her pair up a notch to oh-so-luxurious.

Difficulty Easy

Finished Size 8.75” foot circumference and 9.25” long from back of heel to tip of toe; foot length is adjustable.

Yarn Blacker Yarns Samite Silk Blend (40% Shetland wool, 30% blue-faced Leicester wool, 20% ahimsa silk, 10% Gotland wool; 503 yd/3.5 oz): tide of dreams, 1 skein.

Needles Size 0 (2 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; tapestry needle.

Gauge 33 sts and 44 rnds = 4” in St st.

Notes These socks are worked in the round from the top down.