Chunky Cabled Lounge socks
A super quick textured sock for lounging around the house or wearing to bed on a cold night. Simply constructed with 2 needles and easy to follow classic cables and moss stitch.
Easily adapted in foot length and height, this is a great sock for all the family.
- Jo Storie
Skills Required: You will need to be able to work a simple rib, a classic cable and a Moss stitch. You will also need to be able to work Increases and decreases and short row shaping.
Yarn Type: BareFaced Chunky
Yarn Weight: Chunky ( Bulky)
Sizes to Fit: One Size
This has been written to fit an average adult foot of UK 4-6 but it is easily adjusted in height and foot length. It has negative ease and will stretch to fit.
Actual knitted measurement:
Foot Length: 23cm/9in
One pair of 7mm (US 10 ½ -11)needles
Tapestry needle for sewing up
Approx 160g - 200g of My Barefaced Chunky (Bulky)
Wool Alpaca (approx. 170m-212m )
Using 7mm (US 10 ½ -11) needles over 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in:
In st st - 12sts x 17rows
In Cable pattern - 18 sts x 17rows
Tensions are provided should you wish to substitute an alternative yarn to that suggested by us. Please ensure you knit a tension square to check that the yarn is suitable as not all yarns will give a like for like result.