These socks are made for walking by Fiona Hamilton-MacLaren

These socks are made for walking

June 2013
Sport (12 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
300 - 600 yards (274 - 549 m)
extra small(small, medium, large, extra large)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Try these for a first pair of socks, using thicker yarn makes the socks faster to knit. The pattern makes a pair of socks suitable for wearing in work or walking boots as they are a little thicker than 4 ply socks.

This pattern uses the heel flap and turn method to create the heel.