Ewe-nique Knits

Top Down Socks

$ 90.00

3 in stock.
Pre-requisite: Have knitted and completed at least 3 projects. Mastered the knit stitch, purl stitch, casting on of any method, binding off and are eager to increase your knitting education by learning new techniques/skills and developing knitting independence.

Learn how to knit a pair of adult shorter crew dk/sport weight socks for your
feet or feet of someone worthy of your knitting using double pointed needles. The student will focus on knitting the vertical heel flap, turning the heel and picking up gussets, knitting foot and learning to close the toe.
The following stitches/techniques are learning points of the class:
  • SSK
  • K2 tog
  • Kitchener
  • Picking up stitches
  • Slipping a stitch

Homework: Knit a 1” 2X2 rib for cuff and continue knitting 5” of stockinette for total length of 6” and be prepared to begin heel of sock.

Class Supplies: *Supplies are additional and yarn must be purchased at Ewe-nique Knits  

  • Yarn: Select one of the following three options: Felted Tweed by Rowan (2 skeins), Merino DK by la Bien Aimee (1 skein), or 275 yards of any DK/Sport weight yarn
  • Knitting Needles: US #3 Double Points or size to attain gauge.
  • Pattern:  Churchmouse Yarns & Teas Basic Sock may be purchased at Ewe-nique Knits/Ravelry
  • *Optional sock reinforcement thread for heels & toes

    Project Level:

    -Projects may include simple stitch patterns, color work, and/or shaping. (yarnstandards.com)