True North DK Socks
Brightly colored yarn and a paisley pattern worked in double knitting create unforgettable (and reversible!) socks.
FINISHED SIZE 7¾ (8½)” (19.5 21.5 cm) foot circumference and 8 (8½)” (20.5 21.5 cm) long from back of heel to tip of toe; foot length is adjustable. Socks shown measure 8½” (21.5 cm).
YARN Twisted Fiber Art Evolution (80% Merino wool, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon; 265 yd 242 m/2½ oz 70 g): maple (A, from light green end of ball, materials and B, from dark end of same ball), two balls.
Twisted Fiber Art Coordinating Semi-Solid Mini Skein (80% Merino wool,10% cashmere, 10% nylon; 95 yd 87 m/ .88 oz 25 g): Maya (light blue; C) and cock-a-doodle-doo (dark blue; D), 2 balls each.
NEEDLES U.S. sizes 1 (2.25 mm) and 1½ (2.5 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
NOTIONS Markers (m); cable needle (cn); stitch holder; waste yarn for holding sts; 2 tapestry needles.
GAUGE 28 sts and 44 rnds = 4” (10 cm) on each face of double knitting patt on larger needles.