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patons® kroy socks basic knit socks

Make this Patons® Kroy Socks Basic Knit Socks project it is a colorful yarn craft that will keep your feet warm year-round.
Step 1

SIZE: One size to fit Lady’s foot length 9-10" [23-25.5 cm]

GAUGE: 32 sts and 40 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st



Cast on 64 sts loosely. Divide onto 3 needles (16, 32, 16). Join in rnd, placing marker on first st. Work 4" [10 cm] in (K2. P2) ribbing.

Knit in rnds until 11½" [29 cm] total length.


Make Heel: Divide 32 instep sts onto 2 needles. K16 off 1st needle onto end of 3rd needle. 32 sts for heel.

Next Row: (WS). Sl1P. Purl to end of row.

Next Row: *Sl1P. K1. Rep from * to end of row.

Rep last 2 rows for 2½" [6 cm], ending on a RS row.


Shape Heel: 1st Row: (WS). Sl1P. P15. P2tog. P1. Turn.

2nd Row: Sl1P. K3. ssk. K1. Turn.

3rd Row: Sl1P. P4. P2tog. P1. Turn.

4th Row: Sl1P. K5. ssk. K1. Turn.

5th Row: Sl1P. P6. P2tog. P1. Turn.

Cont in same manner, taking 2 more sts into heel shaping on every row, until all sts have been used. 18 sts rem.


Shape Instep: With RS facing and 1st needle, pick up and knit 16 sts along left side of heel. With 2nd needle, K32 for instep. With 3rd needle, pick up and knit 16 sts along other side of heel. Knit 9 heel sts onto end of 3rd needle. Slip rem 9 heel sts onto beg of 1st needle. 82 sts now divided as (25, 32, 25).

1st Rnd: 1st needle: Knit to last 3 sts. K2tog. K1. 2nd needle: Knit. 3rd needle: K1. ssk.  Knit to end of needle.

2nd Rnd: Knit.

Rep last 2 rnds until there are 64 sts divided as (16, 32, 16).

Cont even until foot from picked up sts measures 6½" [16.5 cm].


Shape Toe: 1st Rnd: 1st needle: Knit to last 3 sts. K2tog. K1. 2nd needle: K1. ssk. Knit to last 3 sts. K2tog. K1. 3rd needle: K1. ssk. Knit to end of needle.

2nd Rnd: Knit.

Rep last 2 rnds until there are 14 sts. Cast off. Sew seam flat.



Approx = Approximate(ly)

Beg = Beginning

Cont = Continue(ity)

K = Knit

K2tog = Knit Next 2 Stitches Together

P = Purl

P2tog = Purl Next 2 Stitches Together

Rem = Remaining

Rep = Repeat

Rnd(s) = Round(s)

RS = Right Side

Sl1P = Slip Next Stitch Purlwise

Ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together

St(s) = Stitch(es)

WS = Wrong Side

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