Durango Socks by Sarah Jordan in knitscene handmade 2016
Snaking traveling stitches pop off the bright Wildfoote Luxury Sock Yarn. Classically made from the cuff down, the twisted stitches keep this project interesting to the tip of the toes!
Sizes 6½ (7½ , 8½ )” foot circumference and 8½ (9, 9½ )” long from back of heel to tip of toe; shown in size 7½ ”
Yarn Brown Sheep Company Wildfoote Luxury Sock (75% washable wool, 25% nylon; 215 yd [197 m]/50 g):
- #SY45 goldenrod, 2 skeins (see Notes)
Gauge 32 sts and 44 rnds = 4″ in St st
- Size 1 (2.25 mm) needles
- Markers (m)
- Cable needle (cn)
- Tapestry needle
See www.knittingdaily.com/glossary for terms you don’t know.
These socks are worked from the cuff down in the round. The largest size socks use all of two skeins of yarn. Consider purchasing an extra skein as insurance.