Do you long to knit socks but are put off by DPN knitting needles and awkward heel shaping?
Here we have an easy yoga socks free knitting pattern that solves all your problems.
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Knit in wonderfully soft, self striping Rico Melange Chunky and on straight needles, you can whip up these yoga socks in no time.
No heels, no toes, knit flat. Easy peasy and a great beginner knitter project!
This pattern is featured in this Kindle knitting e-leaflet.
1 pair each of 5.5 and 6mm needles
Approx 30g of Rico Creative Melange Chunky or similar yarn
Scissors and needle for sewing up
Abbreviations and Terminology
K – knit
P – purl
Rep – repeat
Patt – pattern
1×1 rib – (k1,p1) across the entire row
Stocking stitch – knit all right side rows and purl all wrong side rows
Over 5cm in stocking stitch on 6mm needles – 7 stitches and 10 rows
Width approx 10cm and length 20cm.
Pattern (make 2)
When casting on and off, leave long yarn tails for sewing up the seams.
With 5.5mm needles cast on 28 stitches.
Work 4 rows of 1×1 rib.
Switch to 6mm needles.
Work 20 rows in stocking stitch.
1) Cast off 14 stitches and k the rest of the row.
2) P 14, cast on 14.
Make sure that you have 28 stitches on the needle once more.
Work 10 rows of stocking stitch.
Change to 6mm needles.
Work 4 rows of 1×1 rib and then cast off in 1×1 rib.
Sew up seams using cast on and cast off yarn. Do not sew up the hole for the heel. Weave in all ends.
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