This top-down sock in five sizes features a sprightly caterpillar motif in knits and purls which extends down the leg and over the top of the foot.
Sock is easily converted to toe-up construction, as the pattern is vertically reversible and may be resized by using different yarn weights or needles.
Suggested Yarns: Yarn Nerd 950Mhz Merino, Briar Rose Grandma’s Blessing, Fearless Fibers Classic Merino Sock, Wooly Wonka Merino or BFL Sock, Woolen Rabbit Harmony Sock, Sweet Sheep Sock, Fleece Artist Merino Sock, Socks that Rock light, Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Sock, Dream in Color Smooshy or any springy, high-twist sock yarn.
finished sock circumference = 5(6.25, 7.5, 8.75, 10) inches
XS(S, M, L, XL), to fit feet measuring up to 6(7.5, 8.5, 10, 11) inches around
Yarn requirements: 300(350, 400, 450, 500) yards
Gauge: 32 sts and 48 rows = 4” in stockinette
Needles: DPNs size US1 (2.25mm), or size to obtain gauge on smaller needles.