How to Knit the Perfect Socks - With 10 Free Patterns To Start Tonight
We just love to knit socks! But sometimes we need a little helping hand along the way, so here are some top tips from the Knit Now designers to help you make socks you'll love to wear!
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Find the Perfect Pattern
Every good project starts with a good pattern! There are lots of free patterns available online but it can be hard to know which ones to trust. All Knit Now patterns are professionally edited and checked by three expert knitters, so you know you can rely on our instructions
Try Something New
Socks are the perfect project to try out a new technique. They're also a fabulous way to introduce colour and texture into your makes and it's so much easier than it looks!
Think Outside The Box
Socks can have any colour or pattern you like! Experiment with colours and you'll be delighted with the results.
Play It Cool
Knitted socks aren't only for the winter months! Choose your yarn carefully and these versatile accessories can be added to your outfit any time of the year.
These eye-catching socks really take advantage of variegated yarn to create a great effect!
These delicate-looking socks combine lace and cables for a really pretty way to keep your feet warm!
Turn heads with this bright and brilliant pair of socks! They combine lots of different colours and patterns to stretch your skills in a fun way.
If you love sheep as much as we do, you'll love these socks that feature a flock as part of the colourwork pattern!
Practise your cable skills with this pair of socks, which starts with a rib that's folded over and continues with a cable down to the toes.
These socks might look simple at first, but on closer inspection, they feature a subtle cable around the side and back!