Hosford Abernethy by Arwen Golden

Hosford Abernethy

February 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
8.5 stitches and 13 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
375 - 385 yards (343 - 352 m)
Knit to fit
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This pattern was originally published as Yarn Garden’s contribution to the 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl, February 27 - March 2, 2014 in Portland, Oregon.

This pattern is also available for download as part of the RCYC’s 2014 eBooks: Neighborhood Knits & Crochets Too, Neighborhood Knits, Neighborhood Crochets.

Everyday 6,000 bikers pass through the Hosford-Abernethy neighborhood to cross the Hawthorne Bridge to reach their downtown destination. Worked gracefully from the toe to the top, these socks are inspired by our neighborhood’s round-abouts and broad, leafy avenues.

Yarn - Shown with Dreamy by Anzula Yarns (75% Merino, 15% Cashmere, 10% Silk; 385 yards/ 115g) color Watermelon, 1 skein.

Needles - US #1.5 in your preferred circular choice. We used 2, 24” US 1.5 Addi Turbo lace knitting needles.

Notions - Stitch markers, highlighter tape, darning needle.

Skill level - Intermediate (increasing, decreasing, lace)

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