Basic Sock Recipe – 84 Cylinder

Basic Sock Recipe – 84 Cylinder

Recipe for a mans sock size UK 8 using 4 ply sock wool

(Regia, Opal, Stylecraft, Drops Fabel, Scheejes Invicta Extra etc.)

On my machine 5 rows will change the size by one sock size e.g. size 9 will be plus 5 rows in the foot.

Cuff

Selvage 1st row ribber in, 2nd and 3rd row ribber out.

20 rows 1 x 1 rib

Leg

55 rows 3 x 1 rib

Pre heel

Replace all needles on half of cylinder where heel is to be made

15 rows

Heel

Short row heel of your choice

Foot

75 rows

Pre Toe

Replace all needles

4 rows

Toe

Short row toe of your choice