Monday, April 21, 2008

Keyhole Cable Socks

It’s hard to know how much you can cable sock cuffs without losing much needed stretch. These stay stretchy, but if you’re worried, the magic loop technique lets you try these on as you go, avoiding unpleasant surprises after the bind off.

Difficulty: Intermediate

Size: To fit an average woman’s foot

Finished Measurements: Circumference: 7 inches unstretched/8-9 inches stretched

Hill County Yarns Sweet Feet Sock Yarn, 400 yds/4 oz. skein. 1 skein.
Set of US size 2, 2.75 mm circular needle, 36 inches or longer (for magic loop technique)
Darning needle

Gauge: 36 sts/40 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

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