Country Weekend Socks: 25 Classic Patterns to Knit
From the author ofCountry WeekendKnits, Madeline Weston's latest bookCountry Weekend Socks presents 25 unique designs knitted in sumptuous wool and cotton yarns. The rich textures and soft natural colorways take their cue from the coastline and countryside—big skies, choppy seas and fishing boats, sand dunes, driftwood, and beach pebbles, rolling hills, woodland, and old s...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published October 26th 2010 by St. Martin's Griffin
(first published September 1st 2010)
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Most of the socks are not knit with sock weight yarn. They use DK and worsted weight yarns, mostly Rowan. Although I love these yarns I don't consider them appropriate for socks, except maybe boot socks. Several patterns use Rowan Denim which is 100% cotton, not appropriate for socks in my opinion, they would have no shape retention at all.