Caryopsis by Corrine Walcher


May 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
8 stitches = 1 inch
in Stockinette
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
275 - 464 yards (251 - 424 m)
S (M, L) [7” (8”, 9” around), unstretched]
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Caryopsis is a wheat seed, and the pattern is reminiscent of the head of a stalk of wheat. They’re equally interesting in a variegated yarn or a solid, and there are modification instructions for a shortie pair as well for leftover sock yarn.

Finished Size: Small, Medium, Large 7”(8”,9”)

Finished Size: S (M, L) 7” (8”, 9” around), unstretched

Yarn: Sheepytime Knits Sheepy Feet, 75% SW Merino/25% Nylon, 464 yards/100g (Sample knit in Peacock)

Needles: Set of 5 double-pointed needles or two circular needles size 1 US (2.5 mm), or size to obtain gauge

Gauge: 8 stitches per inch in stockinette, knit in the round.