Knitting Socks the Simple Way: 8 FREE Sock Knitting Pattern Ideas

You’re in luck, you’ve just found Knitting Daily’s most popular collection of patterns! This wonderful eBook includes many of our favorite FREE sock knitting pattern ideas. From a fancy lace sock to a bulky pattern, this collection has something for everyone (even beginners). It won’t be long before you have a drawer full of gorgeous hand knit socks!

This eBook is yours—absolutely free—and contains step-by-step instructions for each pattern. Whether you’re knitting socks for the first time or fortieth, there’s a pattern in this free collection for you. Go ahead, download it today and enjoy your free knitted sock patterns.

Take your pick of these 8 free sock knitting pattern ideas and start knitting socks today.
From luxurious to bulky, fast to fabulous, knitting socks is fun and addicting, so check out all of these free sock knitting pattern ideas that you'll love.

If you like knitting socks, then you’ll LOVE these 8 amazing sock knitting pattern ideas.

Whether for you or your friends and family, these outstanding options for knitted socks will keep your toes warm and knitting needles moving no matter the season. Whether you are a veteran at knitting socks, or simply want to learn how to knit socks, this free sock knitting pattern collection is one you’ll turn to again and again.

You'll love these Genome Socks by Meema Spadola that are a fun sock knitting pattern to make.

Genome Socks by Meema Spadola

Ever notice how much human DNA resembles a knitted cable? This strikingly beautiful sock knitting pattern consists of a cabled twist that goes down the center, making for a remarkable design. Perhaps Meema Spadola’s unique inspiration will speak to you as well.

You'll love this sock knitting pattern called On-Your-Toes Socks by Ann Budd.

On-Your-Toes Socks by Ann Budd

Master knitter Ann Budd uses 2×2 rib for her toe-up sock pattern. By starting from the toe, you can customize these socks with ease, even deciding the cuff length. These also make excellent gift socks—the stretchy rib adjusts to fit just about any leg. Ann Budd has never met a handmade sock she didn’t like. She hasn’t worn store-bought socks in years.

Knitting socks is a fun adventure especially with the time traveler sock knitting pattern by Jennifer Raymond.

Time Traveler Sock Pattern by Jennifer Raymond

If you love knitting socks, you’ll want to give this sock knitting pattern a closer look. Jennifer updated a stitch pattern from a vintage book to create a new twist in simple lace socks. The zigzag effect is found in many vintage patterns, but also feels right at home in these everyday socks.

If you like knitting socks, then you'll LOVE the sock knitting pattern, Speed Bump Socks by Deb Barnhill.

Speed Bump Socks by Deb Barnhill

Self-striping yarns are the “comfort food” of knitting socks. Alternating stripes of bright stockinette and subdued gray ribbing are produced by letting the yarn lead the way. Perfect for your second pair of handknitted socks, these combine the ease of a self-striping yarn with a bit of added polish.

You'll regret missing this sock knitting pattern titled Flying Trapeze Socks by Chrissy Gardiner.

Flying Trapeze Socks by Chrissy Gardiner

These handmade socks might be the perfect gift: Chrissy Gardiner mixes and matches heel, open eyelet and closed increase, and yarn weight options for socks easy to customize. Have fun knitting socks for the whole family!

The different types of colors, textures and designs used in knitting socks vary, but you'll be completely satisfied with the sock knitting pattern, Border Socks by Mary Jane Mucklestone.

Border Socks by Mary Jane Mucklestone

If you’re looking for knit socks for the man in your life, you’ve found your pattern! Border Socks are designed for men, with fair isle colorwork and a contrasting toe. The side wale ribbing hugs the ankle so these socks will stay put. Border Socks are sized for a man’s foot, but they would be equally attractive on a woman.

You'll love knitting socks with the sock knitting pattern, Albus Argyle Socks by Anne Berk.

Albus Argyle Socks by Anne Berk

This is a completely traditional argyle sock, knit from the top down, with solid color heel and toe, traditional gusset and heel shaping. The only new aspect is that it is knit in the round, entirely seamless.

You'll love knitting socks with the sock knitting pattern, Stranded Boot Stockings by Kari Anderson.

Stranded Boot Stockings by Kari Anderson

Knitting socks goes to a new level with the Stranded Boot Stockings. Corrugated rib, Norwegian snowflakes, and a checkerboard heel add tradition-inspired flourish to these thick, warm stockings.

With your FREE copy of 8 Free Sock Knitting Pattern ideas, you’ll have each of these beautiful sock patterns at your fingertips!

Everyone deserves a little pampering every now and again. Spoil yourself or someone else by giving the gift of luxurious hand knit socks. Each of these patterns offers beautiful design, complete stitch guides, and helpful diagrams. From beginners to experienced knitters, these incredible patterns will have a new project that you’ll love!

From comfy lounging socks, to beautifully cabled socks and even knee-high tall socks, these 8 FREE sock patterns have something for every knitting enthusiast! Download them all and start knitting socks today: