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Good as Hell

In Cuff Down, Fingering weight yarn, Patterns, Socks, Toe Up by Shannon

MaterialsThese socks have me tossing my hair, checking my nails, and feeling Good as Hell. I think you’ll agree with tester Melynda M., who said this about this pattern: “One row we twirl, the next row we unfurl & purl, then knit & slip. Easy to memorize, and a beautiful texture.” Finished Measurements: Youth medium/adult extra-small (adult medium, adult extra- …

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Saturday in the Park

In Cuff Down, DK weight yarn, Patterns, Socks, Toe Up by Shannon

MaterialsIt doesn’t have to be the Fourth of July to have a Saturday in the Park; all you need is a blanket and your knitting. These socks are just the thing to grab for your chill day. Finished Measurements: Youth Medium/Adult Extra Small) (Youth Large/Adult Small, Adult Medium, Adult Large, Adult Extra Large): 6 (6.5, 7, 7.75, 8.25)”/15 (16.5, 18, …

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Summertime Rolls

In Cuff Down, Fingering weight yarn, Patterns, Socks, Toe Up by Shannon

Materials”Fall into a sea of grass And disappear among the shady blades…” These socks will have you rolling into summer with their easy textured patterning that lends itself to variegated yarns and solids alike. Finished Measurements: Youth medium/adult extra-small (youth large/adult small, adult medium, adult large, adult extra-large): 6.25 (6.75, 7.25, 7.75, 8.25)”/16 (17, 18.5, 19.5, 21) cm. To fit …

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Socks for Busy Bs 6

In Cuff Down, DK weight yarn, Fingering weight yarn, Patterns, Socks, Toe Up by Shannon

This is the sixth of my annual sock collections, published in 2021. Patterns included are: Summertime Rolls (fingering weight), Good as Hell (fingering weight), and Saturday in the Park (DK weight). All patterns are written for both toe-up and cuff-down knitting, and each has a gusset increase/decrease technique, making for 3 aesthetically-different gussets. Buy Now on Payhip Buy Now on …

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Socks for Busy B’s 2

In Cuff Down, Fingering weight yarn, Patterns, Socks, Toe Up by Shannon

This is the second of my annual sock collections, published in 2017. Socks for Busy B’s 2 is a collection of fun and easy patterns that are perfect for throwing in your bag or pocket and working on while doing other things. All three patterns have multiple sizes for adult feet, and both toe-up and cuff-down instructions. Like the first …

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Socks for Busy B’s 1

In Cuff Down, Fingering weight yarn, Patterns, Socks, Toe Up by Shannon

This is the very first of my annual sock collections, published in 2016. Socks for Busy B’s is a trio of sock patterns custom-designed for folks like us – busy, with short attention spans & little brain-space for lots of figuring. Three patterns that are a joy to knit, and fast, to boot (plus, they look cute with ankle boots). …

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Wavelengthing

In Cowls, Patterns, Sport weight yarn by Shannon

MaterialsOk, ok, Wavelengthing isn’t actually a word. But hear me out: Hazel and I are wavelengthing in these photos. The colors are wavelengthing together. You’ll be wavelengthing as you knit this. It works, right? Finished Measurements: Circumference at neck: 28″/71 cm; depth at center front: 21″/53.5 cm; depth at center back: 9″/23 cm, measured after blocking.Yarn: approximately 475 yards/434 m …

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Asymmetric Flotus

In Fingering weight yarn, Good for gradients, Great for mini skeins, Patterns, Shawls & Shawlettes by Shannon

MaterialsI wanted to play with the simplicity of Flotus (one of my most popular patterns) in a different way: by making one in my favorite shawl shape! It’s a new take on an old Flotus! Finished Measurements: Asymmetric triangle: 84″/213 cm x 45″/114 cm x 65″/165 cm, measured after blocking.Yarn: approximately 570 yds/521 m total fingering-weight yarn. I used Knitted …

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Kith & Kin

In DK weight yarn, Hats, Patterns by Shannon

MaterialsThis is the perfect hat to make for all of your kith and kin; it’s got a smooth rhythm and comes in three sizes, just right for all of the heads in your life! Finished Measurements: Small (Medium, Large): 16 (18, 20)”/40.5 (45.5, 51) cm circumference (and very stretchy); 8 (8.5, 9)”/20.5 (21.5, 23) cm from brim to top.Yarn: approximately …