Sunday, September 5, 2010

Yoga Socks

I finished the yoga socks, really cool. Will try these out this winter when the house is chilly :-)
The pattern was a free one from Michael's, a friend gave me the pattern with the yarn. But searching on the Michael's web site I could not find the pattern online so I am going to type it out here in case anyone wants to try them:

Gauge: 28 sts and 36 rows = 4 inches in stocking st.

Cast on 64 stitches loosely. Divide into (20,20,24) sts on 3 needles, join in round. Place marker on first st for beg on rnd.

Work 10 rnds in (K1 P1) ribbing
1st round: knit
2nd round: *K1, P3. Rep from * around
3rd and 4th rounds: As 1st and 2nd rounds
5th round: Knit
6th round: *P2 K1 P1. Repeat from * around
7th and 8th rounds: as 5th and 6th rounds.

Repeat last 8 rounds for texture pattern until work from beg measures approx 4 inches, ending a 4th or 8th round of pattern.

Next round: Knit, inc 8 sts evenly around. 72 sts. Divide into 24 sts on each of 3 needles.

Work 5 rounds in (K1 P1) ribbing.

Shape heel opening:

Next round: Cast off 36 sts loosely in ribbing. Rib to end of round.

Cast on 36 sts loosely. Rejoin in round. Rib to end of round.

Work 5 rounds in (K1 P1) ribbing.

Next round: Knit, dec 8 sts evenly around.
64 sts.

Beg on a 2nd round, work approx 2 1/2 inches in texture pattern ending on a 1st or 5th round of pattern.

Work 10 rounds in (K1 P1) ribbing. Cast off in ribbing.


Beachbum said...

Picked up that pattern, too! Let me know if they work well.

Anonymous said...

Thank You!!