Kids sock patterns

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Kids sock patterns

Post by mavis » Fri Jun 22, 2012 1:23 pm

Hey I was wanting to know from any other knitter who has knitted kids socks what do you find to be your most successful pattern please.
I knitted some rainbow socks for the boys out of Opal 4ply from the socks for little wizards pattern.
I thought it had all the requirements for successful pair of socks but unfortunately it is dreadful.
They work themselves straight off the feet within the distance of crossing the lounge!
So any suggestions will be greatly appreciated.

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Re: Kids sock patterns

Post by shortly » Sat Jun 23, 2012 6:39 pm

I've had good success with my own patterns :oops: Not a lot of wee kids patterns out there, but I do love handknit socks for winter :)

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Re: Kids sock patterns

Post by Happi » Sat Jun 23, 2012 6:49 pm

fleegles toe up.

its customable or any sized foot
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Re: Kids sock patterns

Post by rootoo » Sat Jun 23, 2012 7:32 pm

I did this one and had the same problem: ... -kids-sock

Now I just buy Lamingtons :lol: and save the hand-knit socks for meee 8-[
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Re: Kids sock patterns

Post by sable » Sat Jun 23, 2012 7:35 pm

I like my own pattern too, but it's only for little kids and isn't free. I've also used the sock recipe in Anne Budd's "The Knitters Book of Patterns" and found that really good too

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Re: Kids sock patterns

Post by rosyrae » Wed Jul 04, 2012 10:19 pm

Happi, Big thank you for directing me to fleeges heels. have solved my holey socks, have a sock in front of me with no holes, hope you keeping well. :vibes:

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