These darling toe-up baby socks will delight you! Using clever shaping and a gussetless structure inspired by Cat Bordhi’s New Pathways for Sock Knitters, you will find this the perfect knitting diversion, and the perfect gift for a little angel.
Beads are added with the crochet hook add-as-you-go method.
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Valley Yarns Deerfield (80% alpaca, 20% silk, 109 yds/ 50 g), 1 ball, or 75 yds of similar dk weight yarn
Length of foot: 4”/10 cm
Foot Circumference 5”/12.5 cm
25 sts and 33 rows = 4”/10 cm in Stockinette Stitch (knit every round)
Always take time to check your gauge.
3.5mm (size 4 U.S.), set of 4 double pointed needles, 2 circular needles or 1 long circular needle
Removable stitch marker
Stitch markers, 4
Seed beads, 90 size 6/0 seed beads. Please purchase more beads than you think you will need. Sample used cream ceylon beads, available from WEBS (www.yarn.com)
Crochet hook, 0.6mm (size 14 U.S.)
Cable needle (optional)