Around the World in Knitted Socks: 26 Inspired Designs by Stephanie van der Linden

By Stephanie van der Linden

International sock knitting sensation Stephanie van der Linden stocks an impossible to resist selection of 26 unique designs encouraged by way of worldwide knitting traditions. In Around the realm in Knitted Socks, you'll commute via international cultures by way of foot and check out your hand at new styles and techniques.

Using sew motifs and hues, knitting innovations and building info, the socks combination neighborhood knitting traditions with Stephanie's special layout aptitude. Drawing idea from signature neighborhood textiles akin to Turkish kilim carpets, jap sashiko embroidery, Belgian lace, American quilts, and Scottish argyle tartan, every one trend is extraordinarily tied to either state and tradition. You'll additionally research conventional knitting concepts together with Estonian and Latvian braids, Norwegian stranded knitting, and Austrian twisted-stitch designs.

Though every one trend in Around the realm in Knitted Socks attracts on a unique worldwide concept, the considerate building and a focus to aspect are signature parts of Stephanie's paintings and are showcased in either specific images and an illustrated glossary.

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Short-row 3 Sl 1, knit to 1 st before gap created on previous row, ssk, k1, turn. short-row 4 Sl 1, purl to 1 st before gap created on previous row, p2tog, p1, turn. Rep Short-rows 3 and 4 six more times—20 heel sts rem. colorful folklore 39 SHape GuSSetS gusset set-up rnd Arrange and work sts as foll: needle 1 With charcoal, k20, pick up and knit 17 sts along edge of heel flap; needles 2 and 3 Work 39 sts according to Instep chart; needle 4 With charcoal, pick up and knit 17 sts along other edge of heel flap, k10 from Needle 1, M1—94 sts; 27 sts on Needle 1, 39 sts on Needles 2 and 3, 28 sts on Needle 4.

Rnd 3 *K1 with marine, k1 with gray, rnds 9–21 Work Cuff chart. rnd 22 *K1 with marine, k1 with gray; rep from *. rnds 23–26 Knit with marine. rnd 27 *K2tog, k19; rep from *—80 sts rem. always bringing the new yarn over the leg one just used; rep from *. Work Rows 1–24 of Leg chart once, then work Rows 1–12 once more. Break gray. gray gray gray gray marine marine marine marine marine marine marine pine pine pine pine pine pine pine k2tog with with pine pine k2tog k2tog with pine k2tog with pine k2tog with pine k2tog withwith pine pine k2tog ssk with with pine pine ssk ssk with pine ssk with with pine pine ssk ssk with ssk with pine pine pattern pattern repeat repeat pattern repeat pattern repeat pattern repeat repeat pattern gray gray gray leg Leg 223 3 221 1 1 19 9 pattern repeat 117 7 cuff Cuff 32 around the world in knitted socks 115 5 113 3 113 3 111 1 111 1 99 99 77 77 55 55 33 33 11 11 heel Heel flap With pine, knit to end of Needle 1.

Rep Short-rows 3 and 4 six more times—20 heel sts rem. colorful folklore 39 SHape GuSSetS gusset set-up rnd Arrange and work sts as foll: needle 1 With charcoal, k20, pick up and knit 17 sts along edge of heel flap; needles 2 and 3 Work 39 sts according to Instep chart; needle 4 With charcoal, pick up and knit 17 sts along other edge of heel flap, k10 from Needle 1, M1—94 sts; 27 sts on Needle 1, 39 sts on Needles 2 and 3, 28 sts on Needle 4. Break charcoal and reattach at beg of Needle 4. needles 4 and 1 Work Row 1 of Gusset chart.

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