Friday, July 2, 2010

Double Scoop

Double Scoop
Sock pattern by Knitschygirl

Tools:
Fingering weight wool Reynolds Sea Wool in two contrasting colors
1 Ball MC
1 Ball CC
2 size 1, 8 inch circular needles
1 size one dpn
1 size 3 dpn

Gauge
of 7.25 st/in in stockinette

Abbreviations:
k= knit
k2tog= knit two stitches together
m1= (for this pattern) make one by picking up right leg of stitch below, placing on needle and
knitting it through
the back loop
p=purl
p2tog=purl two together
skp=slip one stitch, knit one, pass the slipped stitch over the knit stitch
sl= slip stitch
tbl= through the back loop
tfl=through the front loop
wyif = with the yarn in front of the needle
wyib= with the yarn to the back of then needle
yfwd= yarn forward or yarn to the front
ybk= yarn back
y/o= yarn over

Begin Toe:
Using contrasting color, cast on 28 stitches using figure 8 cast on over 2 circular needles
Row 1: Knit across back needle
Row 2: Turn so the front needle is now in back and knit across those stitches.
Place marker and join into a round
Round 1: Front needle (needle 1) k1, m1, k to last stitch on needle, m1, k1. Back needle (needle
2) repeat as for first needle. There is now a total of 32 stitches
Round 2: Knit
Repeat last two rounds until there are a total of 60 stitches. (7 more times)
Knit 10 more rounds plain.
Break contrast color and attach main color at beginning of next round
Knit one round in main color.
Begin knitting in pattern for top of foot (needle 1)
Knit plain for bottom of foot (needle 2)

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Foot:
Round 1: knit 1 round MC
Round 2 and for length of foot:
k in pattern as above for top of foot, (needle 1)
k plain stockinette for bottom of foot (needle 2)
For size 6 knit to 6 inches
For size 7 knit to 7 inches
For size 8 knit to 8 inches etc...

Heel
Continue knitting top of foot stitches in pattern
Needle 1: (Top of foot) pattern row 1: *yo, skp, k8 , repeat from * across needle 1
Needle 2: (Bottom of foot/heel)
Row 1: k29, yfwd, sl1, turn
Row 2: sl1 wyif, purl 28 (to last stitch) , yb, sl 1, turn
This is called wrap and turn
Row 3: sl1 wyib, k to 1 before wrapped stitch , yfwd, sl1, turn
Row 4: yfwd, sl 1, purl to 1 before last wrapped stitch, yb, sl1 turn
Continue rows 3 and 4 until there are 9 wrapped stitches on each side (12 unwrapped in the
middle)
End with a wrong side completed
1. RS: k 12 to first wrapped stitch, pick up and knit the wrap together with the stitch, and wrap
the next stitch by: yfwd, sl stitch to right needle, yb, return stitch to left needle(it will now be
double wrapped), turn
2. WS: purl to first wrapped stitch, pick up and purl wrap along with stitch, wrap and turn the
next stitch by: ybk, sl1 to right needle, yfwd, return stitch to left needle (it will now be double
wrapped), turn
Repeat rows 1 and 2 knitting and purling the double wrapped stitches by picking up both wraps
and knitting/purling along with the stitch
On the last purl row: sl1, purl to last stitch, p/u wraps and p tog
On the last knit row: sl 1, k to last stitch, p/u wraps and k tog tbl
Note: For this pattern I picked up the knit wraps from the front and knit all together through the
back loop. The purl wraps were picked up from the back and purled through the front loop.
Needle 2, heel stitches: p/u knit 2 stitches in the gap and place on heel needle
Needle 1, top of foot stitches: knit row 2 of chart (knit across)
Using an extra size 1 dpn p/u and k 2 sts in the gap and place on needle 2 , k across to last three
sts bottom of foot, k2tog, k1

Reduction Rounds:
Round 1: Needle 1 knit row 3 of chart; Needle 2: k1, skp, k to end
Round 2: Needle 1: knit row 4 of chart (knit across); Needle 2: k1, skp, k to last 3, k2tog, k1
Ankle
Continue knitting the chart (row) for top of foot stitches and knit plain for heel stitches (now
ankle) until row 12 of chart is completed
Leg
Begin knitting chart all around (needle 1 and 2) until 4 chart repeats are completed

Cuff
Knit 3 rounds of k2,p1 rib
Switch to CC and knit 1 inch of k2, p1 rib
Finishing
Bind off in rib pattern using size 3 dpn
Weave in ends.
Have a great summer!

1 comment:

  1. I love it... maybe I'm crazy to try it since I'm still very much a newbie, but this will be my second pair of socks... at least I'm gonna try it.

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