Audrey Socks by Jennifer Pattison

Audrey Socks

May 2014
other fingering/4ply sock yarns
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 11 rows = 1 inch
in Stocking stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
490 - 550 yards (448 - 503 m)
Small (72st leg) and Large (80st leg)
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A cuff-down stranded sock inspired by vintage Australian machine knitting patterns. 2 Sizes available, Small (72st leg) and Large (80st leg).

What you will need:
4 solid colours of fingering/4ply weight yarn. Quantities are for size Large and are overestimated to err on the side of caution however more may be needed for longer foot and leg lengths.
Colour A (shown on charts as black) - 230-250yds
Colour B (shown on charts as red/circles) - 90-100yds
Colour C (shown on charts as yellow/diamonds) - 70-80yds
Colour D (shown on charts as pale grey) - 100-120yds
2.25mm needles (DPN, Circular or Magic Loop) or appropriate size to get a gauge of approx 9 stitches and 11 rows per inch.
Stitch markers as needed.
Wool needle for grafting the toes.
You may also like to use a 2-3mm (approx) crochet hook for picking up stitches along edges of heel flap.

Thanks to heatherjoan and countrycoz for assisting with test knitting. Please note that size small has not been test knit to completion.

This pattern is intended for personal, not-for-profit use only.