Island Wood - PDF Knitting Pattern
Island Wood is a gorgeous retreat center on Bainbridge Island in Washington. It has such a special place in my heart that I had to create a simple, relaxing pattern to reflect the joy of my time at the retreat, mixed with beautiful yarns!
Knitted Wit Victory Sock (sock weight; 80% superwash merino wool, 20% nylon; 420 yds / 384 m per 4 oz / 113g), 1 skein: ‘Acadia National Park’
US 1.5 (2.5 mm) 32” / 81 cm circular needle
Row counter (optional)
6.75 (7.5, 8.5)” / 17 (19, 21.5) cm circumference (unstretched).
Fit: 1” / 2.5 cm of negative ease is recommended
34 sts and 48 rows = 4” / 10 cm over stockinette stitch in the round, taken after blocking
These socks are worked from the cuff-down and feature a Fleegle heel. These socks are identical to one another; make 2 to complete a pair.
In the case of using double-pointed needles, the Front Needle is synonymous with Needles 1 & 2 and the Back Needle is synonymous with Needles 3 & 4.
Instructions are given for smallest size with additional sizes in parentheses. When only one set of instructions is given, it applies to all sizes.
Adjust needle size as necessary to match gauge.
This pattern is written for the Magic Loop technique. There are no charts.