Sydney by Chrissy Gardiner


June 2009
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
10 stitches and 14 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette
US 0 - 2.0 mm
150 yards (137 m)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This preview pattern includes the newborn size, which knits up lightning fast and is incredibly cute. If you enjoy this pattern, you can get it in five more sizes along with 14 other toe-up sock patterns and a wealth of toe-up sock knitting information in the book Toe-Up! Patterns and Worksheets to Whip Your Sock Knitting Into Shape by Chrissy Gardiner, which will be available starting in August 2009. For more information, please visit

About This Pattern
We’ll admit it - this free pattern is all about shameless self-promotion. We’re hoping that it will put you on the path towards total toe-up sock knitting addiction and you will feel compelled to check out Chrissy’s book. You can find preview pictures for a few of the patterns along with info on how you can get your hands on your own copy at

What You Can Do With This Pattern
This pattern is meant to be shared! Feel free to print it off and hand it out, e-mail it to all of your best friends, post a link to it on your website or blog, make a gazillion little Sydney socks for all your friends - you can do ALMOST anything you’d like with it! This applies to you as well, yarn shops - you can print this and hand it out to your heart’s content, teach classes from it, or e-mail it out in your shop newsletter. We want you to share the toe-up sock knitting love with everyone you can!

What You Can’t Do With This Pattern
Please don’t modify this pattern from its current format. This means no cutting and pasting into a different document or posting the text to your website. You can post a link for sure, but we require that all of the text remains inside this pdf document, with all of our contact and copyright info intact, so that people can find out how to get their hands on the rest of our patterns