By Louise M
Pat Repeat Row 1: K2,(k2 tog,yo,)3timesK2
Row 2 &4: k across
Row 3: K3, (K2 tog,yo)twice, K3
Shoe Size: W 7
Style: Cuff to Toe
Gauge: 8 sts/in, 12 rws/in
Needles: 2 circulars
Cuff: 0, Leg/Foot: 1
Estimated Ydg: 244
Cast on 60 sts loosely.
Divide sts on 2 circular needles as follows:
N1: 30 heel sts.
N2: 30 instep sts.
Work in rib for 18 rnds. [1.5")
Knit two rounds even.
Heel flap worked on the 30 sts on N1.
With RS facing, work back and forth as follows:
Rw 1: *Sl 1 purlwise, k1. Repeat from * to end.
Rw 2: Sl 1 purlwise, p to end.
Repeat these 2 rows until 30 rws are complete. [ 2.5"]
Note: Sl 1 = sl 1 purlwise
Rw 1: (RS) K17, ssk, k1. Turn.
Rw 2: Sl 1, p5, p2tog, p1. Turn.
Rw 3: Sl 1, k6, ssk, k1. Turn.
Rw 4: Sl 1, p7, p2tog, p1. Turn.
Rw 5: Sl 1, k8, ssk, k1. Turn.
Rw 6: Sl 1, p9, p2tog, p1. Turn.
Rw 7: Sl 1, k10, ssk, k1. Turn.
Rw 8: Sl 1, p11, p2tog, p1. Turn.
Rw 9: Sl 1, k12, ssk, k1. Turn.
Rw 10: Sl 1, p13, p2tog, p1. Turn.
Rw 11: Sl 1, k14, ssk, k1. Turn.
Rw 12: Sl 1, p15, p2tog, p1. Turn.
Work across heel flap sts on N1. With the tip
of N1, pick up 15 sts along the side of the heel.
Pick up a stitch from the row below the first instep st to prevent a hole. [16 sts picked up].
N2: Work pattern st. across 30 instep sts.
With the point of N1, pick up a st from the row below the first heel st to prevent a hole.
Pick up 15 sts along the right side of theheel. [16 sts picked up].
Work remainder of sts on N1 (heel).
Work sts on N2 (instep).
N1: K1, ssk, work to 3 sts before end of N1, k2tog, k1.
N2:(instep) Work pattern st.
Rnd 2: Work even on both N1 and N2.
Repeat these two rnds until there are
60 sts remaining.
On N1 knit
On N2: work pattern stitch.
Continue working in rounds until foot measures 8"
Complete sts on N2.
N1: K1, ssk, work to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1.
N2: K1, ssk, work to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1.
Rnd 2: Work even.
Repeat these two rnds until 32 sts remain. [14 rnds]
Work Rnd 1 only until 16 sts remain
Holding N1 and N2 together, graft sts on N1 and N2 together using Kitchener st.
Weave in ends on inside of sock.
Work Second Sock