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Samba Socks

Jan 19, 2010
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Easy top-down socks are knitted in the round with two circular needles. A lovely self-striping yarn grades down the leg and foot. Traditional short-row heels and toes make this a great project for first-timers. Flower embellishment makes a unique detail.

Designer Sarah Fama
Finished Size 8" foot circumference and 9" from back of heel to tip of toe; to fit woman’s U.S. shoe size 8½ (foot length is adjustable)
Yarn Green Mountain Spinnery Sock Art Forest (70% wool, 30% Tencel; 400 yd [368 m]/150 g):
• fantasy (green/pink variegated), 1 skein
Gauge 32 sts and 44 rows = 4" in St st in the rnd
Tools
• Size 1 (2.5 mm): two 24" circular (cir) needles
• Size 1 (2.5 mm): double-pointed needles (dpn)
• Markers (m)
• Yarn needle


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68c wrote
on Jun 4, 2010 5:04 PM