top down sock

Top-Down Socks with Round Heel and Wedge Toe

Following the techniques outlined in Ann Budd’s book, Getting Started Knitting Socks, learn the basic formula for knitting socks from cuff to toe using a flexible Norwegian cast-on, standard round heel with gusset, and finishing with the Kitchener stitch. You’ll make a small sock to learn all the skills in one day, including how to add stitch patterns, and leave ready to knit socks in a variety of sizes and yarn weights. You’ll also learn how to follow any of the patterns in Getting Started Knitting Socks.

A pattern for a miniature sock will be provided.

Requirements:

Must be comfortable knitting small circumferences in rounds and following row-by-row instructions.

Online: not available

In-person: 6 hours