John Anderson's Kilt Hose - Top Down by Robert Jenkins

John Anderson's Kilt Hose - Top Down

February 2010
Sport (12 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 10 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
530 - 560 yards (485 - 512 m)
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This pattern is available for free.

This is the top down version of John Anderson’s Kilt Hose

This pattern can also be knit in a wider range of sizes than the original and a range of yarns thicknesses can be used to make them.

This pattern can also be worked in various yarn weights and needle sizes.

There are some notes to help the knitter size up the pattern by varying the stitch count for large sizes in light-weight yarns.

The finished hose in Brown Sheep’s Nature Spun Sport yarn weigh 6.55 oz. / 185 grams.

Many people have found the short-row toe to be too difficult. Your favorite toe treatment may be substituted.