Field of Flowers Socks

Designed by Emm1e, sockapalooza4pal@gmail.com My patience with winter always runs out in mid February and March and I can’t wait for spring. I like to garden and it is just too early where I live. So here are socks that are a mixture of the “Field of Flowers” lace pattern and seed stitch so at least I can feel like I’m “growing” something bright and pretty. Materials and Equipment • 1 100 gram skein (or two 50 gram skeins) of fingering weight yarn • US size 1 circular needles, or size to obtain gauge • Tapestry Needle Gauge: 9 stitches per inch Abbreviations: k: knit k2tog: knit 2 together n1 or n2: needle 1 or needle 2 p: purl ssk: slip, slip, knit st(s): stitch(es) tbl: through back loop yo: yarn over Seeds and Flowers Stitch Pattern for Leg Row 1 and all odd numbered rows n1: p2, k1, p2, k31 all stitches, repeat on n2 Row 2: n1: p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, *k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7* , repeat 1x, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, repeat on n2 Row 4: n1: p1, k1, p1, k1, p1,*k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k5* , repeat 1x, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, repeat on n2 Row 6: n1: p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, *k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7* , repeat 1x, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, repeat on n2 Row 8: n1: p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k7, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7 Row 10: n1: : p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k6, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k5, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k6 Row 12: n1: : p1, k1, p1, k1, p1, k7, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7 Field of Flowers pattern for foot Row 1 and all odd numbered rows n1: k35 Row 2: k3 *k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7* , repeat 1x, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k3 Row 4: k2,*k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k5* , repeat 1x, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k2 Row 6: k3, *k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7* , repeat 1x, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k3 Row 8: k9, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k9 Row 10: k8, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k5, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k8

n2: p5. You will have 21 sts. p1. To do this knit all of the knit stitches tbl and the purl stitches in the usual way. k1. k1. k7. k3. yo. k31 Seeds and Flowers Stitch Pattern for Leg Row 1 and all odd numbered rows n1: p2.Row 12: k9. k2tog. yo. k5. k5* . k1. n2: p5 k31. k3. yo. k1. k2tog. k1. k31. ssk. K2 stitches from the beginning of n1 to n2. k1. k2tog. yo. k7. repeat on n2 Row 4: n1: p1. k3 Row 4: k3. p1. ssk. yo. yo. k1. k9 Cast on 72 stitches loosely using your favorite cast on. k1. ssk. Put 36 stitches on n1 and 36 on n2. k2tog. k1. p2tog. yo. k3. k3. yo. k7. yo. ssk. turn Repeat rows 3 and 4 until all stitches are worked. ssk. k1. Cuff: Work in twisted k1p1 rib for 18 rows. k1.*k2tog. purl to end of row Repeat rows 1-4 until you have worked 36 rows. yo. yo. yo. ssk. ssk. You will end up with 37 stitches on n1 and 35 on n2. purl 4. p1. k1. knit to within 1 of gap. k1. p1. k1. k7* . ssk. k7. yo. ssk. yo. k1. k35. *k2tog. ssk. k2tog. k1. k2tog. yo. Heel flap (this is an eye of partridge heel with a garter edge for you pros): Row 1: p3 (sl1 k1) repeat across until the last 3 stitches. turn Row 4: Sl 1. k7. repeat 1x. k1. repeat on n2 Row 8: n1: p1. k1. p1. Heel Turn: Row 1: Knit 20. yo. p1. p1. *k2tog. Join being careful not to twist. repeat on n2 Row 2: n1: p1. yo. k1. yo. yo. yo. k6. k7* . p1. yo. repeat 1x. p1. p1. ssk. k2tog. turn Row 3: Sl 1. yo. k1. k7 Row 10: n1: : p1. Then slip 3 stitches from the beginning of n2 to n1. k1. k3 Row 2: k3. yo. ssk. k7 Repeat Seeds and Flowers pattern 5 times. Knit 1 row even on n1. k1. p1. k2tog. yo. yo. Set up Row: n1: p5. k1. p2. k1. ssk. purl to within 1 of gap. ssk. repeat on n2 Row 6: n1: p1. Then work a heel setup row as follows n1: p2. k1. k2tog. p1. ssk. repeat 1x. k2tog. p2tog. turn Row 2: Sl 1. . k1. k31 all stitches. k1. purl to end of row Row 3: p3 (k1 sl1) repeat across until the last 3 stitches. p1. p1. yo. ssk. This means that you have 18 purl ridges on each side of the heel flap. yo. k1. k1. k2tog. k6 Row 12: n1: : p1. yo. Now we have to rearrange the stitches a little bit before working the heel. From now on n1 is the sole stitches and n2 is the instep stitches.

So far you have 18 new stitches on the needle. Then work row 1 only until there are 11 stitches left on each needle. Row 1: N1: K1. Now work in the ends and try it on and start that second sock. knit to last 3 stitches on the needle. If you need to end in the middle of a pattern repeat work a few rounds of stockinette on n1 and p2. ssk. k1. p2 on n2 to get to 1. ssk. Pick up another stitch or two at the end of the row to prevent holes. and n2 in pattern. N2: Knit in pattern Continue with rows 1 and 2 until 35 stitches remain on n1. You will have 19 or 20 new stitches.5 inches less than the desired length Toe: Row 1: (both needles) k1. turn Row 2: (both needles) knit all stitches Continue with rows 1 and 2 until there are 23 stitches left on each needle. Foot: N1: Knit every row N2: Work in pattern stitch Continue until sock is about 1. Use kitchner stitch and your tapestry needle to close up the toe.Gusset Decrease: Pick up 1 stitch in each purl bump (do it by catching a thread from the bump itself instead of the stitch in between the bumps for a neater look). pick up a stitch or two at the beginning of this row to prevent holes. You must finish on either 6 or row 12 for this to look right. k31. Continuing on n1. Knit across n2 using row 2 of Field of Flowers for foot pattern. This pattern is made available for your own non-commercial use. k2tog. If you wish to share it with a friend please direct them to the link on Ravelry so that they may obtain their own copy. Now pick up 1 stitch in each purl bump. depending on whether you picked up 1 or 2 at the beginning of the row. . knit to last 3 stitches.5 inches less than desired length. Please do not distribute. k2tog. k1 N2: Knit in Field of Flowers for foot pattern starting with row 3 on the first repeat Row 2: N1: Knit. Knit the rest of the stitches on n1.

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