Road Trip Socks by Rachael Raimo - Maven Crafted

Road Trip Socks

Knitting
October 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 43 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
250 - 280 yards (229 - 256 m)
S (M, L)
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The Road Trip Socks are inspired by the curving highways on trips to some of my favorite destinations! This pattern includes a mixture of purled cables and garter stitch. These socks are worked from the cuff down, with a garter heel flap & gusset and finished with a purled toe and kitchener stitch.

Finished Measurements:

S(M,L) 7.5”(8.5”,10”) circumference. When measuring foot, make sure to measure at the widest part of your foot to ensure proper fit!

Suggested Yarn:

250 - 280 yards of fingering weight yarn.
-Traveling Yarn 757 sock Base. Main color in the colorway ‘Macaron’ and contrasting color in the colorway ‘Spicy Salmon’
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Suggested Needles:

US 1.5 (2.5mm) 9” circulars, 32” (for magic loop method) or US 1.5 (2.5mm) DPNs for small circumference knitting.

Notions:

2 stitch markers, weaving needle, scissors, cable needle (optional).

Techniques featured:

knit stitches, purl stitches, cables, slipped stitches, left and right decrease stitches, heel flap, gusset, kitchener stitch for toe, cuff down sock knitting, picking up stitches for the gusset.

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