Paint Pan Socks by Wendy Staples

Paint Pan Socks

Knitting
March 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 10 rows = 1 inch
in stranded stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
50 - 80 yards (46 - 73 m)
XS, S, M, L, XL
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As an artist and art teacher, I was inspired by my watercolor paint set! This pair of socks implements rows of boxes (knit with colorful yarn) against a plain background to simulate an artist’s box of paints!

This sock is worked cuff-down as a “tube” with decreased toes and afterthought heels. The sock uses one main color yarn and calls for a variety of scrap yarns (2g-3g each, a great stash buster!)