Route 66

by Stephanie van der Linden
Knitting
January 2009
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
34 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in stranded pattern
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
400 - 475 yards (366 - 434 m)
36-41
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Immigrants to the United States brought an enormous variety of knitting techniques from their homelands, where they disseminated them quickly. These socks are inspired by a traditional American patchwork quilt pattern called Tumbling Blocks.