Firecracker Socks by Marie Greene

Firecracker Socks

August 2021
Knit Craft & Knittery
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 42 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch, blocked
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
437 yards (400 m)
s, m, l
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Treat your feet to a little party with these delightful Firecracker Socks! Knit top down (cuff to toe) with a reinforced heel and rounded toe, the columns of decorative firework stitches are steady little bursts of texture. So fun to create you will be itching to knit another pair.

See the matching Fireworks pattern collection

Skill Level

Women’s Size S (M, L)
• Small: US foot sizes 6-7
• Medium: US foot sizes 8-9
• Large: US foot size 10

1 skein fingering weight yarn | 80% superwash merino/20% nylon | 450 yards/411 meters per 100 g

Yarn used: Knit Craft & Knittery |100% Australian Merino Wool | 437 yards/400 meters per 100g
Colorway: Sandilocks

Note: Yardage is an estimate and may vary based on your gauge and yarn choice. If in doubt, please round up.

US Size 1/2.5mm DPNs
US Size 2/2.75mm DPNs

Note: Adjust your needle size, if necessary, to obtain correct gauge.

36 st and 42 rows in 4 in/10 cm (in stockinette stitch, unblocked) on US2/2.75 needle or size to obtain gauge

Darning needle to weave in ends

Finished Measurements
Ankle and foot circumference: 7 (7.5, 8.5) in/21 (23.25, 25.75) cm

Cuff length: 6 in/15 cm
Foot length will vary - meant to be worn with negative ease for a good fit