A stranded sock featuring two slightly different diamond patterns combined for an interesting geometric effect. A checkerboard pattern creates a cushioned sole and a slipped-stitch heel looks tidy and is simple to work.
Using two solid colors, this pattern is great for showcasing team colors, House colors or your favorite colors. Substitute a variegated yarn for one color for a unique effect.
Sock is worked from the toe-up, and the pattern is written for working on 2 circular needles.
One size: Women’s medium, approximate 8” / 20 cm foot circumference (see pattern notes).
36 sts and 36 rows = 4” / 10 cm, in charted pattern.
MC Cascade Heritage, 75% Superwash Merino Wool, 25% Nylon, 437 yds / 100g 400m / 3.5oz, Pumpkin, 1 skein.
CC Cascade Heritage, 75% Superwash Merino Wool, 25% Nylon, 437 yds / 100g 400m / 3.5oz, Butter, 1 skein.
2 24” / 60cm US #1.5/2.5mm circular needles
2 24” / 60cm US #2/2.75mm circular needles