The Pacific Northwest is a rainy place. While people hurry gore-tex clad through city streets, in the mountains the snow accumulates, blanketing massive icefields that stretch north to Alaska.
These pretty lacy socks are inspired by glacier-fed torrents which flow from mountaintops to sheltered coves, carving out watery paths as they gurgle and rumble to the sea.
|sizing||Adult S (M, L)
Finished circumference: 7.5 (8, 8.5) inches Length is adjustable
|materials||370 (400, 420) yds sock weight yarn (sample shown in Madelinetosh Tosh Sock in 'glacier')
|gauge||32 sts / 4" in stockinette stitch|
|suggested needles||US #1 / 2.25mm (or as required to meet gauge); double pointed needles or a long circular needle, as desired for knitting in the round|
|notes||These socks are knit in the round from cuff to toe, with standard heel flap, short row heel and gusset construction.|
The torrent sock pattern is available as an individual pattern download, or as part of the Pacific Knits collection.
|buy Torrent Sock Pattern||$5|
|$17 (for 18 patterns)|
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