Karjalan neito by Tiina Kuu

Karjalan neito

December 2021
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
34 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette with smaller needles
US 0 - 2.0 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
328 - 437 yards (300 - 400 m)
small, medium, large
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The Karjalan neito sock pattern is a part of the series of my Karelia inspired knitting patterns. It was my Christmas / Holiday Season 2021 gift for the knitters.

Pattern features:

  • knitted cuff down

  • instructions written in metric and US terminology

  • instructions written for magic loop but dpns can be used as well

  • three sizes: small (60 sts), medium (66 sts) and large (72 sts)

  • instructions for working lateral (a.k.a. Vikkel) braids

  • strong heel structure

  • charts but no written instructions for stranded colourwork and textured ribbing patterns

  • proof read by Helena Kahan