Custom Socks: Knit to Fit Your Feet
Not just another sock pattern book, this is a master class on sock knitting – including tips and techniques and guidance on making better, and better-fitting socks. The book starts with a clear and detailed discussion of fit: how to make socks for you and for others. There’s a whole section on sock yarn and needles, tips on whole to solve common problems like ladders and gusset holes. There is a vanilla sock pattern for 12 sizes and 9 gauges, both toe-up and top-down, and then 14 patterns for patterned, cable, lace and colorwork socks, most in both top-down and toe-up versions. Whether you’re new to sock knitting, or an experience sock knitter looking to expand your skills, this book has something to offer.