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Basic Socks: 5/18 & 5/25


Basic Socks: 5/18 & 5/25


Basic Sock

Basic Socks from the Top Down 

May 18 and 25

10am to 1pm

Janis Ficker

Yarn is included in the fee.  Please stop by to select your color!

This is a two part class based on the Basic Sock with a Double Gusset Heel Pattern by Cristi Payne.  Part One will focus on the important measurements you need for a perfect fit and a stretchy cast-on. Part two will teach you how to turn the heel, work the gusset and kitchener the toe.

After this class you will be able to make a pair of top down socks that will fit your foot perfectly!

Skills Needed: 

  • Advanced Beginner: Can knit and purl in the round
  • Skills Learned: Stretchy Cast On,Heel Turn and Double Gusset, Kitchener Stitch

Materials Needed:

  • US 5 Needles: 32” for Magic Loop, 6” DNP  or 9” circular.
  • Stitch Markers
  • Measuring tape
  • A printed version of the Basic Sock with a Double Gusset Heel Pattern by Cristi Payne (Free on Ravelry)
  • A Pen 

Recommended but not required: A second set of US 5 Needles

Homework: ** Swatch must be completed before class. ** Knit swatch in the round.** Use the same yarn and needles you will be using for your class sock.** Do not bind off, do not cut your yarn.Using your preferred method cast on 45 stitches.Join in the round being careful not to twist your stitches.  Knit 10 - 15 rounds.  Do not bind off, do not cut your yarn.

Class and materials fees are not refundable unless the class is rescheduled or canceled by us.  You acknowledge and agree to this when you pay for the class.