Jetson Socks

Add a little Mid-Century Modern style to your sock knitting adventures with these jazzy colorwork socks! The graphic details will steal the show in two colors with strong contrast; one solid neutral and one bold POP of color will give you perfect, eye-catching results.

$9.00

Description

Add a little Mid-Century Modern style to your sock knitting adventures with these jazzy colorwork socks! The graphic details will steal the show in two colors with strong contrast; one solid neutral and one bold POP of color will give you perfect, eye-catching results. Note: This pattern is knit top-down and features a Dutch heel.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Size: 1 (2, 3, 4)

Gauge: 34 st and 40 rows in 4 in/10 cm in stockinette stitch, unblocked

Yarn

Fingering Weight Sock Yarn (2 contrasting colors) | About 400-440 yards/365-402 meters in 100 grams (each). You will need one skein for your MC, and a partial skein for your CC.

Color Ideas

MC: Gold (or your favorite “pop” color)
CC: Cream

-or-

MC: Light Color with Speckles
CC: Dark Contrast

Yardage is an estimate and may vary based on your gauge and yarn choice. If in doubt, please round up. Yarn substitutions may create different results. Please keep this in mind.

Needles

US Size 1.5/2.5mm DPNs (double point needles) – or size needed to obtain gauge

Notions

  • Locking stitch markers
    Darning needle to weave-in ends
    Stitch holder

 

Finished Measurements

  • Ankle Circumference: 8 (9.5, 10.5, 12) in/ 20.5 (23.5, 26.5, 29.5) cm
  • Foot Circumference: 8 (9.5, 10.5, 12) in/ 20.5 (23.5, 26.5, 29.5) cm

 

Tip: Measure about 1.5 in/3.75cm above base of your ankle to determine your size

 


 

Errata — Monday, April 24, 2023

Top of Page 6, second sentence should read — Note: The start of the heel flap is your new BOR, so you’ve just worked the first 13 (15, 15, 17) sts of the next round.