The pattern is written for the two-circular method, and includes charts and written instructions. It fits an 8” foot circumference but can easily be sized up an inch at a time by adding another pattern repeat. The sole is knit through the back loops to provide additional cushion and durability, and the toe is worked in a slip-stitch pattern to match the heel. To knit the pattern, you will need to be comfortable with stranding, following a chart, and basic sock construction. You will also need:
- two 50g skeins of ONline Linie Supersocke Silk (included in the kit)
- two sets of US 2 (2.75mm) circular needles (for knitting with two circulars at a time; or one set of US2 (2.75mm) DPN; or one US 2 (2.75mm) circular, at least 24” long, for using magic loop
- stitch markers
- darning needle
Crescent Park Beret & Hand-warmer:
The beret is a chevron-striped hat with garter stitch accents and eyelet details. It’s knit with three colors of Cascade Heritage yarn worked at a sport weight gauge to make it light and airy. The matching hand-warmer is knit at a gauge of 8 sts per inch, and can carry you through three seasons of wear. You will need:
- 3 skeins of Cascade Heritage sock yarn
- Needles: Beret- one pair of 16" US 4 (3.5mm) circular needles and one set of US 4 (3.5mm) DPN, or size necessary to obtain gauge. Hand-warmer - one set of US 2 (2.75mm) DPN, or two sets of US 2 (2.75mm) circulars, or size necessary to obtain gauge.
- Stitch markers
- Darning needle
- Scrap yarn
Beret and Hand-warmer patterns will also be available for separate purchase soon.