Honey Hunters Socks
Colorwork socks worked from the toe up with a short-row heel. Use two circulars or the magic-loop method to knit these socks. Charts for each animal are provided, and a honeycomb pattern separates the colorwork sections.
Designer Gryphon Perkins
Finished Size Size 8½ (9½)" foot circumference and 9½ (9¾)" long from back of heel to tip of toe. To fit women’s U.S. shoe size 8 (10). Shown in size 8½". Foot length is adjustable.
Yarn The Sanguine Gryphon Skinny Bugga! (80% superwash merino, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon; 450 yd [411 m]/4 oz): autumn tiger beetle (dark green; MC) and orange assassin bug (CC), 1 skein each.
Needles Size 1 (2.25 mm): Two 16" circulars (cir) or one 32" or longer cir. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Cable needle (cn); markers (m); tapestry needle.
Gauge 32 sts and 50 rows = 4" in St st; 30 sts and 70 rows = 4" in mosaic patt; 9½ sts and 8 rows = ¾" in Honeycomb patt.