Not everyone wants to drag a bulky sweater or blanket WIP around on their travels, but we all want to knit. Our solution is to knit socks. So here are five free sock patterns that are sure to please!
Mystery Sock '09 by Kirsten Kapur
Inside Out with a Twist by CartuchaKnits
Not a fan of knitting in the round? Then this is the sock pattern for you! This CartuchaKnits pattern is knitted flat, then seamed together with a crochet hook. Tackle using double-pointed needles (DPNs) another day and kick back with these cabled wonders.
Tube Socks for Kids by Jane Richmond
Little feet need socks too! If you're short on time, whip up some tube socks with Jane Richmond's pattern - the smaller the feet, the quicker the socks knit up!
O Dennenboom by Renee Kies
It's never too early to knit some festive footwear! O Dennenboom is a great pattern to flex your colorwork muscles, and the perfect chance to get a Christmas gift knitted early! Check out Renee Kies' other patterns for more colorwork inspiration.
The Essential Socks by Paintbox Yarns
Did those 4 patterns seem a little daunting to you? Fear not! We have a straightforward pattern by Paintbox Yarns. The Essential Socks pattern is perfect if you are casting on your first pair of socks, or if you're looking to experiment with some stitch sequences of your own!