Best Worsted Socks - Knitting Pattern PDF
This knit sock pattern uses worsted weight yarn and has four sizing options that accommodate most adult sized feet.
So why is this pattern the best sock for worsted weight yarn? Not only is this pattern quick to knit, it includes instructions for both top down and toe up construction, there is no grafting, there are no picked up stitches and the bottom of the foot has a light texture that feels yummy.
These socks have shadow wrapped short row heels and star toes.
This pattern is written in needle neutral terms and can be worked on dpns or circular needles with your favorite small circumference circular knitting method.
A series of companion videos will be available on YouTube beginning October 8, 2020. Topics include:
- Provisional Tubular Cast On
- Norwegian Purl
- Avoiding Extra Stitches at the Needle Change When Knitting in the Round
- Invisible Ribbed Bind Off
Required Skills: basic knit and purl stitches, repetitive stitch patterns, knitting in the round, short rows
Yarn Weight: 4 - Medium
Recommended Yarn: Simpliworsted by HiKoo
Recommended Needle Size: US size 6 (4.0 mm) dpns
Finished Measurements: Adult X-Small (Small, Medium, Large)
Sock Foot Circumference = 7 (8, 9, 10) inches
Sock Foot Length = 8 1/2 (9 1/2, 10 1/2, 11 1/2) inches
Sock Leg Height = 3 (3 1/2, 4, 4 1/2) inches
Pattern Length: 7 pages