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Twister Socks by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS tube socks in Alpaca

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BabyDROPS 14-10

Foot length: approx 10-11-12 (14-15) cm / 4"-4½"-4 3/4" (5½"-6")

Materials: DROPS Alpaca from Garnstudio
50-50-50 (100-100) g color no 7300, lime

Double pointed needles size 2.5mm / US 1 or2.
Gauge: 26 sts x 34 rows in stocking sts = 10 x 10 cm / 4" x 4".

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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
Rib: *K2, P2*, repeat from *-*.

Cast on 44-48-52 (56-60) sts with Alpaca and double pointed needles size 2.5 mm / US 1 or2.
Work 2 cm / 3/4'' rib.
Then work 1 round, shifting the rib 1 st to the left as follows: over (K2, P2) it will be (P1, K2, P1). *Work 3 rounds with K over K and P over P, on 4th round shift the rib 1 st to the left*, repeat from *-* until piece measures 18-19-20 (22-23) cm / 7"-7½"-8" (8 3/4"-9").
On next round P2 tog all purled sts.
Work 2 rounds with K over K and P over P.
Work 1 round while K2 tog all knitted sts.
Work 2 rounds with K over K and P over P.
Work 1 round while K2 tog around = 11-12-13 (14-15) sts.
Cut the yarn and pull through the remaining sts, sew away the yarn end.
The sock measures approx 20-21-22 (24-26) cm / 8"-8 1/4"-8 3/4" (9½"-10 1/4").
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