Squirrel-Cuff Socks

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Size 8 1/2 to 11

1 Pr. Standard No. 2 Needles

SCALE: 8 sts to 1 in.

Jack Frost Sport Yarn— 2 2 oz. Balls
1 oz. Contrasting Color

NOTE: Colors will be referred to as follows: Main color—MC; Contrasting color—CC. Always be sure to twist yarns once when changing colors, to avoid making a hole.

With MC cast on 61 sts. Knit 3 rows, then purl 1 row. Following the chart work as follows:

Row 1—Knit 3 MC, 1 CC, * 2 MC, 1 CC; repeat from * across row ending 3 MC.

Row 2—Purl 1 MC, * 2 CC, 1 MC; repeat from * across row.

Row 3—Knit 1 row MC.

Row 4—Purl 3 MC, 7 CC, 2 MC, 2 CC, 1 MC, 2 CC, 2 MC, 7 CC, 2 MC, 2 CC, 1 MC, 2 CC, 2 MC, 7 CC, 2 MC, 2 CC, 1 MC, 2 CC, 2 MC, 7 CC, 3 MC.

Continue working as given above, following the chart, until cuff has been completed, ending with a purl row of MC. Knit 3 rows of MC, then continuing with MC, K 1 row, decreasing to 58 sts at even intervals across row.

Work even in stockinette st (P 1 row, K 1 row,) until piece measured 4 in. from cuff, ending with a purl row.

Complete as given for No. 5705, Swedish Star from heel.


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Knitting Patterns

Argyle-Type Anklets
Cable-Stitch Anklets
Children's Socks I
Children's Socks II
Classic Socks
Dancing-Doll Socks
English-Rib Anklets
Girl's Classic Socks
Girl's Sport Anklets I
Girl's Sport Anklets II
Men's Argyle Socks
Men's Argyle-Type Socks
Men's Cable-Stitch Socks
Men's Classic Socks
Men's English-Ribbed Socks
Novelty-Rib Anklets
Novelty-Stitch Anklets
Ombre Socks
Squirrel-Cuff Socks
Striped Socks
Swedish-Star Socks
Twisted-Rib Socks
Ribbed Anklets