Socks are such fun to knit, but sometimes you want something more than just plain vanilla. Tootsie Rolls is a pattern that adds some flavor to your favorite yarns, giving added dimension to your socks. Rows of reverse stockinette are easily arranged to create squishy rolls of coziness for your “tootsies.” Perfectly paired with your favorite self-striping yarn, these socks knit up quickly from the top down. This pattern provides tips for working with plain or self-striping yarn to give your feet a delicious new indulgence. Enjoy your Tootsie Rolls!
Adult S (M, L, XL)
Leg Circumference: 7 (8, 9, 10)”/ 18 (20, 23, 25) cm
Foot Circumference: 7 (8, 9, 10)”/ 18 (20, 23, 25) cm
Leg Length: Adjustable to fit
Foot Length: Adjustable to fit, approx. 1/2” (1.3cm) shorter than actual foot length
Nomadic Yarns Brit Sock (80% Superwash BFL, 20% Nylon; 400 yards / 100 grams)
1 skein in ‘Bookish’
US 1 (2.25mm), or as needed to meet gauge; DPNs or needles for small circumference knitting
3 stitch markers
32sts and 43 rounds = 4” (10cm) in stockinette
Tech editing by Kate Atherley.
p.3 Repeat rounds 1 and 2 for 6 more times.