Hansel & Gretel Socks Knitting Pattern Download
Two ordinary children, led into the dark forest and left there by their malicious parents, went to an unwilling adventure. Although their carelessness and appetites initially lead them into danger, they are saved by cleverness, bravery, and loyalty. These fun fraternal socks, in candy colors with the flavor of the witch's candy house, will keep you warm on your own adventures, woodsy or urban.
Finished Size: 7 (7¾, 8½)"foot circumference, foot length is adjustable, will stretch to fit foot circumference 8 (9, 10)", leg leng t h 6".
Yarn: Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock (80% Merino, 20% nylon; 430 yd [393 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): cummerbund (red), 1 skein; cool(blue), 1 skein.
Needles: Size 1½ (2.5 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions: Stitch holder or scrap yarn; tapestry needle.
Gauge: 34 sts and 44 rnds = 4" in St st.
Originally Published: Enchanted Knits 2014