Cove Socks by Sarah Cooke

Cove Socks

May 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
460 yards (421 m)
Womens Small/Medium (Large)
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These socks are knit from the cuff down with a cable design and classic heel flap, short row heel and gusset decreases. Instructions refer to instep and sole stitches rather than specific needles so that you can use your preferred method of sock knitting (magic loop, double pointed needles, etc). Both charted and written instructions are given for the cable pattern.

Sizes: Womens Small/Medium (Large) with a circumference of 7-8 (9) inches / 18-20 (23) cm.

Skills required:
Basic increases and decreases
Knitting in the round
Pick up stitches
Short rows

100g/460 yards 4 ply / Fingering weight yarn
US 1½ / 2.5mm set of double pointed needles or 9”(23cm) circular needle or long circular needle for magic loop
Cable needle
Yarn needle