These unisex socks are worked from the cuff/top down to the toe. The cuffs are worked with a 1x1 ribbing. They feature a short-row heel and a simple stranded colorwork pattern on the leg. The foot is worked in Stockinette Stitch in the main color with a wide toe.
|Pattern source (brand and/or designer)||Melissa Kemmerer Designs|
|Gauge||32 sts and 40 rows = 4"/10cm|
|Charted or written pattern||Both|
|Sizes required||S (M, L)|
Sock knitting, cuff-down; fair isle stranded colorwork.
S: 7 ½” (19 cm) foot circumference.
|Construction type||cuff-down, short-row heel|
|Required or recommended yarn||fingering/sock weight|
US size 1 (2.25 mm) or size to obtain gauge needles in your preferred method of knitting small circumferences in the round.
Tapestry needle to weave in ends.
|Requirements from the tester||
|Rewards from the designer||
Copy of pattern when it's completed and published.
Every test knitter who completes 2 or more pattern tests for the same issue of Nomadic Knits will receive the digital version of the complete issue. This test is for issue 3: American Southwest.
The designer has created the following milestones, in order to keep track of progress during the test knit. By marking off each milestone as you complete it, you can easily keep the designer up to date with your progress.2019-02-05: Colorwork complete
2019-02-08: First sock complete
2019-02-15: Both socks finished and blocked
If you have a question about this test you can send the designer a private message about it.