Birch Grove Socks by The Chilly Dog

Birch Grove Socks

September 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
275 - 500 yards (251 - 457 m)
Adult S (M, L, XL), sock circumference = 7.5 (8, 8.5, 9) inches, sock length = 9 (10, 11, 12) inches
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This pattern is available from for $7.50.

This unisex knit sock pattern got its name from the leaf-like cabled panels at the front and back of the socks and the slender trunk-like ribs up the sides. These socks are knit from the toe up and have a wedge toe and an afterthought heel.

Knitters should be able to read a basic stitch chart.

This pattern is written in needle neutral terms and can be worked on dpns or with the magic loop method on long circular needles.

Required Skills: basic knit and purl stitches, repetitive stitch patterns, basic cables, knitting in the round
Yarn Weight: 1 - Super Fine
Recommended Yarn: Schoppel Boots (shown in ein Spritzer Limette); 44% superwash wool, 42% cotton, 14% nylon
Recommended Needle Size: US size 1.5 (2.5 mm) dpns or circular needles
Finished Measurements: Adult S (M, L, XL)

foot circumference: 7 1/2 (8 1/2, 9 1/2, 10 1/2) inches
foot length: 9 (10, 11, 12) inches

Pattern Length: 5 pages

Video Tutorials for this pattern are available in the Birch Grove Socks playlist on my YouTube Channel beginning on 9/13/18. Topics include: