tuscany

Tuscany Socks

$ 5.00

The Tuscany Socks is a exquisite cable pattern that is surprisingly easy to knit and memorize, worked toe-up, with gusset and slipped stitch heel for better fitting. Instructions are written for magic loop method, the cable instructions are charted and written for your convenience.

 

This listing is for a knitting pattern PDF, available only in English as a digital download, it is not a finished item.

 

Prices are in US Dollars, VAT and taxes not included.

SIZE

S (M, L) to fit a foot with approx. 16 (18, 20)cm/6¼(7¾, 8)“ of circumference

YARN REQUIREMENTS

Fingering Weight yarn

275 (300, 340) m / 300 (330, 370) yds

Sample features Miss Babs Hot Shot Fingering (80% superwash merino wool 20% nylon) in colorway Tuscan Sun

NEEDLES

2.50mm (US 1½) circular needle with cable long enough for magic loop method, or size needed to obtain gauge.
2.75mm (US 2) circular needle with cable long enough for magic loop method, or one size up than needed to obtain gauge.


NOTIONS

blocking tools of your preference, scissors, scrap yarn, 

stitch markers (one in contrast color for BOR), tapestry needle

GAUGE

8 sts x 12 rows in 2.5 cm (1”) in stockinette stitch


Central cable is 4 cm (1¾“) wide

 

Please bear in mind that the cable pattern does not stretch as much as stockinette stitch, so you may wish to consider going up a needle size or two on the gusset and heel section, specially if the wearer has a high instep.

Pattern has been tech-edited and test-knitted.

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