Stranded Boot Stockings

Nov 17, 2010
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Worked in a sportweight yarn, these stranded colorwork socks are not only beautiful, but extremely warm as well! Perfect for cold winter nights, these socks are reminiscent of traditional Norwegian knitting motifs.

Designer Kari Anderson
Finished Size 13" cuff circumference, 9" foot circumference, and 9" from back of heel to tip of toe. Foot length is adjustable.
Yarn Brown Sheep Nature Spun Sport Weight (100% wool; 184 yd [168 m]/50 g): #124S butterscotch (MC) and #N91S Aran (CC), 2 balls each.
Needles Size 5 (3.75 mm): set of 5 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions Tapestry needle; marker (m); sock blockers (optional).
Gauge 26 sts and 28 rnds = 4" in two-color stranded St st.


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