MC, CO 72 sts.
Join in a ring being careful not to twist.
Mark join as the beginning of the round.
Divide sts over 4 needles.
cuff at Round 1. [Note: Chart is a PDF file. You'll
need the free
Acrobat Reader to see this file. Click chart link
to download file.]
Work from chart until heel flap is reached. For a
longer leg [the sample is about 8 inches], work a
few more rows of the grape alone or repeat the motif
from the top of the cuff.
Heel is worked back and forth on 36 sts.
1 [with MC]: Sl 1, *k1, sl 1 * repeat across from
*, end k1.
Row 2: Sl 1, p across.
Row 3 [with CC]: Sl 1, *sl1, k1* repeat across from
* end k1.
Row 4: Sl 1, p across.
Repeat these 4 rows, alternating colors every other
row until you reach 2.5 to 3 inches or your desired
End with a p row and MC.
is used throughout the turn.
Row 1: Sl 1, k19 sts, k2 tog, k1, turn.
Row 2: Sl 1, p5 sts, p2 tog, p1, turn.
Row 3: Sl 1, k6, k2 tog, k1, turn.
Row 4: Sl 1, p7, p2 tog, p1, turn.
Rows 3 and 4, adding 1 k or p stitch after the first
slipped stitch until all side stitches are consumed,
ending with a p row.
with needle 1 and MC, work across heel flap.
Pick up and k the slipped sts from the side of the
heel flap and k1 st in the gusset corner.
K across instep -- needles 2 and 3.
With needle 4, pick up and k1 st in the gusset corner
and then pick up and k the slipped sts from the side
of the heel flap.
End of round.
Decrease and Sock Foot
1: Work sole pattern according to chart to the last
3 stitches, k2 tog, k1.
2 and 3: Work instep pattern according to chart.
4: K1, SSK, work sole pattern from chart to end .
Work even according to chart.
these 2 rounds until stitch count returns to 72, incorporating
the gusset decreases into the sole pattern.
working from the chart until foot measures 1.5 inches
from the end of your longest toe.
Beginning with Needle 1 and MC:
Rnd 1: *K7, k2tog*.
Rnd 2 and all even rounds: Knit around.
Rnd 3: *K6, k2tog*.
Rnd 5: *K5, k2tog*.
Rnd 7: *K4, k2tog*.
Rnd 9: *K3, k2tog*.
11: *K2, k2tog*.
Rnd 13: *K1, k2tog*.
Rnd 15: *k2tog*.
Rnd 16: Knit.
6 stitches remain.
these two rounds until there are 6 sts remaining.
Cut yarn leaving 12-inch tail.
With a darning needle thread yarn through remaining
sts and pull snug.
Sole Solution" software by Mary Moran was used in
the making of this pattern.