Manly Rainbow Socks
December 8, 2015
November 20, 2017

Manly Rainbow Socks

Project info
Basic Sock with a Double Gusset Heel by Cristi H. Payne
Feet / LegsSocksAnkle
Feet / LegsSocksKnee-highs
Feet / LegsSocksMid-calf
Needles & yarn
Mountain Colors Twizzlefoot
198 yards in stash
1.02 skeins = 459.0 yards (419.7 meters), 102 grams
Paradise Fibers in Spokane, Washington

Use st pattern from flying north with double gusset.

90 sts on size 0s. 16 rounds ribbing, 11 rounds st st.

Inc ctr sts when beg v then dec at first point

Heel on 45 stitches eye of partridge. Work heel flap for 44 rows, 22 slips stitches on the sides. Work heel turn to 25 sts, knit 25 stitches, then begin heel decreases. Pick up 24 stitches on either side of heel for gusset decreases. First needle 12 stitches second needle 13 stitches

Decrease first gusset to five sts, dec last picked up st with first instep st, then final instep st with first picked up st on other side to eliminate gaps.

51 rnds from final decreases. Decrease for toe to 26 sts.


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by Mountain Colors
Light Fingering
53% Wool, 17% Merino, 17% Silk, 13% Nylon
450 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: November 25, 2015
  • Updated: November 20, 2017
  • Progress updates: 11 updates