Wailau Ascending Tabi Sock Kit by Antje Gillingham

Wailau Ascending Tabi Sock Kit

August 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
7.5 stitches and 11 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
440 - 460 yards (402 - 421 m)
Women's Small (Medium, Large) to fit shoe size: 6-7 (8-9, 10-11)

My sock kit series celebrates the beauty and magic of the Hawaiian Islands.
Wailau Ascending is the third kit in the series, hailing from the island of Moloka’i.

Skill Level: Intermediate - Advanced

The pattern includes instruction for tabi toes as well as traditional toes.

Materials included in the kit are: 14-page pattern with photos, illustrations and detailed written instructions. 1 skein of fingering weight yarn from Hanalei Hand Dyed Yarn 75% superwash merino wool; 25% nylon; 3.5 oz (100 g); 460 yds (420 m); color: Molokai.
Link to video for the cluster 6 pattern, contact information for personal help.

Materials needed:
2 Circular Knitting Needles: US 1.5 (2.5 mm), 16” (40cm) and 24” (60 cm) long OR SOCK-KNITTING NEEDLES OF YOUR CHOICE
2 spare double-pointed needles/same size
Point protectors (optional)
Stitch markers (including 2 lockable markers)
Tapestry needle
Small amount of waste yarn

PLEASE NOTE: The instructions for this sock pattern use 2 circular knitting needles. You may choose to use a set of double-pointed needles or a single circular needle. While the pattern offers set-up instructions on how to knit socks on 2 circular needles, it is not designed to teach the technique in depth. Please use the method you are most comfortable with.