Bark cloth Socks Digital Knitting Pattern Sock PDF-fair isle stranded colorwork knitting pattern (cuff down)


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Knit the traditions of two islands.
The intricate geometric motifs of the Bark Cloth socks pattern will whisk you away to Polynesia. Employing conventional stranded knitting techniques, the socks are knit cuff down using an eye of partridge heel flap. The geometric patterns adapted from traditional Polynesian Tapa (bark cloth) continue onto the toe.

The pattern instructions are clear and easy to work, taking all the stress out of knitting colorwork socks. The pattern features detailed written instructions and complete charts for medium and large size socks.

Skills: Knitting in the round, stranded knitting with two colors, long floats, reading a chart, increasing/decreasing, Kitchener stitch.

Women’s Medium – Foot length 9.5 inches (24.1 cm), Optional length 9 inches (22.8 cm), Leg length 7.5 inches including cuff (18.4 cm) Foot/leg circumference 8.25-8.5 inches (20.9- 21.9 cm)

Women’s Large—Foot length 10 inches (25.4 cm), leg length 7.25 inches including cuff (18.4 cm) (excluding heel) Foot/leg circumference 9 (22.8 cm) inches

9 stitches = 1 inch (2.5 cm) in stranded work
8-9 rows = 1 inch (2.5 cm)
36 stitches x 36 rounds= 4 inches (10 cm)

US#1 (2.25mm)
US#2 (2.75mm) DPN (set of 5)

Ribbing, heel, and toe are worked on smaller needles. Adjust needle size as necessary to obtain proper gauge.

Fingering weight/Sock yarn – 3 colors 1 skein each. 100% Wool
Yardage varies by color and size.

KNITTING PATTERN PDF - NOT A KNITTED ITEM. You will receive an instant PDF download via etsy. Due to the nature of PDFs, I regret that I cannot offer refunds.

The pattern is intended for the personal use of the purchaser, and is not meant to be used commercially.

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Gift for a friend. She loves it.
Jan 17, 2017 by Darr

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