This sock pattern is knit from the top down and features stylized textured cubes using a combination of garter stitch, decreases, and yarnover increases. Shown in Koigu Painters Palette Premium Merino, a special colorway created in conjunction with the dyers at Koigu, they recall the colors used in some of Picasso’s cubist paintings.
100% superwash wool, fingering weight, 350-450 yards
Shown in Koigu Painters Palette Premium Merino, color 731
US Size 1.5 / 2.5mmor size needed to obtain gauge
In stockinette, blocked: 8 stitches and 12 rows per inch
In pattern, blocked: 8 stitches and 11 rows per inch
This stitch pattern does not have much give. For a larger leg, work on bigger needles.