Oak Barrel Socks

Aug 25, 2011
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Oak Barrel Socks
Sarah Fama

Perfect for both men and women, these socks feature a wine barrel-inspired stitch pattern that's easy to memorize and fun to knit. Worked from the cuff down with a traditional heel flap.

Finished Size Size 6¾ (7¾)" foot circumference and 7½ (9¾)" long from back of heel to tip of toe; to fit 8½ (10)" foot circumference and 9¾ (11)" foot length, or U.S. shoe sizes women’s 8 (men’s 11). Foot length is adjustable.
Yarn Pagewood Farm Alyeska (80% merino, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon; 360 yd [329 m]/113 g): mocha, 1 (2) skein(s).
Needles Size 1 (2.25 mm): set of 5 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Marker (m); tapestry needle.
Gauge 34 sts and 49 rows = 4" in St st; 41 sts and 49 rows = 4" in oak barrel st, unstretched.

 


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