The Hobbit: Bombur's Travelling Socks by Sue Sedlak

The Hobbit: Bombur's Travelling Socks

Knitting
December 2012
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches = 4 inches
US 1 - 2.25 mm
400 yards (366 m)
Customizable
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The non-sock knitter sock!
Special features: Toe-up, spiral toe, with after thought spiral heel. Video references and photos provided.
Skills required:
•Emily Ockers circular cast-on
•knit
•purl
•m1
•k2tog
•Jeny’s surprisingly stretchy bind-off
•picking up stitches from a thread
Tip:
Knit 2” to 3” past the waste yarn insertion. Work the heel from the other end of the ball of yarn. Continue to knit the leg to desired. If working from a 50gm ball, this assures that there is enough to finish the leg of the sock.

Please note that a portion of all sales will be donated to KIVA microloans for women running handcraft businesses in the 3rd world.