Daisy Seaweed Socks
December 26, 2021
January 9, 2022

Daisy Seaweed Socks

Project info
Seaweed Socks by Wendy D. Johnson
Feet / LegsSocksMid-calf
M (8")
Needles & yarn
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
9 stitches and 13 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette
690 yards
Premier Yarns Serenity Sock Prints
1 skein = 230.0 yards (210.3 meters), 50 grams
SybilQcrafts Gradient Yarn Doubles Set
Fingering (14 wpi)
2 skeins = 460.0 yards (420.6 meters), 100 grams
November 22, 2021


Only used 26g of the SybilQcrafts gradient yarn (and 6g of contrasting yarn) each, so I’ll get another short pair of socks out of that!

I had to modify the pattern a bit to do the contrasting heels without needing to break the main yarn. Here’s my pattern (at ~9 sts/inch this fits a US women’s 6.5 foot):


co 15 on each needle and increase every other round to 66

switch to main color and k plain 1 round
work pattern for 61 rounds

increase either side of needle 2 every other round for 22
(continue in pattern on needle 1)

change to contrasting color and…
k37 kfb k1
p22 pfb p1 (that’s slip 1 german short row double stitch, p21, pfb, p1, turn)
k20 kfb k1

K12 kfb k1
p10 pfb p1

heel flap:
k22 ssk (there should be 14 stitches left to end of needle 2)
sl1 p31 p2tog

repeat until all flap stitches worked:
sl1 k1 16 times, ssk
sl1 p31 p2tog

knit across to last stitch on needle 2 with main color, slip last stitch to needle one and p2tog, work needle 1 in pattern to last stitch then slip first stitch on needle 2 to needle 1 and p2tog

work in pattern around for 52 rounds

2x2 ribbing for 14 rows (twist all knit stitches)

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About this yarn
by Premier Yarns
Light Fingering
50% Merino, 25% Nylon, 25% Rayon from Bamboo
230 yards / 50 grams

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  • Project created: January 9, 2022
  • Finished: January 9, 2022
  • Updated: September 5, 2022