Lucky 13 bed socks by Julie Weisenberger

Lucky 13 bed socks

November 2011
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
9 stitches = 4 inches
in st st
US 13 - 9.0 mm
74 - 148 yards (68 - 135 m)
child, woman, man
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Lucky 13 bed socks are socks for people who don’t knit socks! Lucky for you they are worked toe-up on US 13 needles so you might even have a pair knitted by bedtime. Directions for youth, women and men means they’ll make great gifts for everyone who needs cozy toes.

Small (Medium, Large); Youth (Women, Men)

Note: Size is for sock width/circumference; length is custom depending on foot size.


Shown in:

Habu N-82 slubby soft wool - 100% wool, 74 yds per 3.35 oz skein

without ribbed cuff: 1 (1 up to women’s US size 8, 2 for women’s size US 8 and larger and men’s sizes) skeins

with ribbed cuff: 1 (2, 2) skeins

Malabrigo Rasta - 100% merino wool, 90 yds per 150 g skein

without ribbed cuff: 1 (1, 2) skeins 

with cuff: 1 (1 up to women’s size US 8, 2 for women’s size US 8 and larger and men’s) skeins

US 13/ 9 mm (dpns, or circ 30” or longer for magic loop) or size needed to obtain gauge

1 st marker

9 sts = 4 in / 10 cm in St st; row gauge not important

The very last line of “Finish Heel” should read:

YO, k12, k2tog, k2 (6, 10), ssk to close, k to beg of rnd.
(left out the smallest and largest sizes).