A note about this pattern: I don’t know what mystic thing warps the time space continuum when you start…but these are the fastest socks in the world to pull off. I can’t explain it. Totally trippy.
These slippers have inspired many knitalongs. They’re supposed to be a good intro to socks for the fearful.
A lovely, lovely person has written (and photographed!) a comprehensive guide to knitting socks for beginners.
This design uses a simple textured stitch that enhances the glorious colors in Koigu.
This sock is a great way to experiment with different techniques. If you have never knit a sock, this pattern demonstrates basic construction. The mitered cuff is an easy, small project to test this fun method. All socks are knit using the same number http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEwinter02/PATTstraightlaced.html 1115302702 0 knitty,knitting,free,patterns,socks knitty.com – Straight-laced socks This sock was…
Knitty’s free pattern for very tall socks, very colorful too!
You put in the measurements of your intended recipient, the gauge, etc., and it gives you a pattern! Sweet! Now I just need to learn to knit.