True North Socks Pattern

The Yarnbrary

Regular price $6.00

Which direction should you head? Who should you listen to? Where should you go? This is a time to follow your inner compass and allow it to guide you through the pitfalls of the world. You know which way it’s pointing if you really stop and pay attention. Follow it to your own true north.

 True North Socks come in four sizes and are constructed cuff-down with a slip stitch heel and wedge toe. The simple lace creates an interesting arrow pattern on the front of the sock with smooth stockinette on the back.

  Sizing

Circumference: 7.5 (8, 8.5, 9) inches un-stretched

Leg length: 5 inches.

Foot length (heel to toe) 9 inches. This is easily adjusted for any length of foot.

Best fitting with .5” – 1” negative ease.

This pattern is for four sizes and can be changed up or down further by adjusting needle size. Change of size will affect amount of yarn needed for pattern

 

Materials and Gauge

Yarn: Maple Sugar Party Sock Set by Yarnbrary- 75% superwash merino and 25% nylon, with 463 yards to 100 grams, or any other sock yarn of similar weight. You’ll only need about 70 grams of Color A and 20 grams of Color B.

Needles: US size 1 needles (2.25 mm), or size needed to obtain gauge. If working in magic loop, use needles with 40” cable.

Darning needle for weaving in ends.

Gauge: 9 stitches per inch in stockinette.

Sizes: S (M, L, XL)