These socks were inspired by fisherman’s ganseys. They feature a textured ankle and plain foot, with the option to knit an initial into the toe. The pattern is given in written form with the exception of the letters which are only shown in charted form.
Ankle circumference 19 (22.5, 26, 30) cm [7.5 (9, 10.25, 11.75) in]Foot length fully adjustable
Colinette Jitterbug (heavy 4ply weight; 100% merino; 365m/400yds/150g skeins)
(Sample socks are smallest ankle size, with foot length 28cm [11in] and used 133g)
Needles & Accessories
1 set 2.5mm (UK 13-12/US 1-2) double-pointed knitting needles
32 sts and approx. 50 rows to 10cm over textured st patterns