Honey and Clover by Natalia Vasilieva

Honey and Clover

May 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 36 rows = 2 inches
in slip-stitch pinstripes
US 1 - 2.25 mm
391 - 412 yards (358 - 377 m)
Sock circumference: 8 in. (20 cm) to fit foot circumference 9¼ in. (23 cm)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

These socks are a part of Sock Madness 11 and will be available for general public upon the end of the competition somewhen in June 2017.

Techniques Used:

  • Magic Loop
  • mosaic knitting (slip-stitch knitting in two colors)
  • stranded knitting
  • double-start cast-on
  • lifted increases
  • German short-rows
  • modified Strong heel

Estimated Yardage:

  • for both socks in the same color scheme about 40 grams/160 m/175 yd. Color 1 & about 54 grams/216 m/236 yd. Color 2;
  • for socks in opposing color schemes about 47 grams/188 m/206 yd. of each color

“Honey and Clover” bredlik by Sorabird
My name is sokke
And wen it’s warm
When hunnee bees begin to swarm
And clover flowers smel so sweete

I get to work.
I warm the feets.

(Thank you, Sarah!)