Socks

This collection of URLs is maintained in an effort to make information available to the textile community.

If you would like to have a site listed, please send email to: Rosemary Brock


Antique Sock Machine Museum
Ralph Kanko has an online museum showing these machines.

Briggs & Little's Heavy Sock Pattern
From Esther Bozak's site, there are also directions for children's sizes.

Country Rain
Located in central Indiana, this firm not only repairs and sells supplies for sock machines, but also offers hints on using them.

Dish/Face/Washcloths
From Carlan's collection of patterns.

"Don'ts' for Sock Knitters
From the FiberLinks site, information given out by the Red Cross for those knitting for the troops.

Fleeced Two-Needle Socks
Debbie Tydd's instructions from the KnitList site.

Hand Knit Hose
Donna Flood Kenton's pattern is generously shared.

Hats
From Carlan's collection of patterns.

Hints and Tips for Sock Knitters
The Wool Works site posts these suggestions.

An Humble Research: Summary of Heel Options for Knitted Socks
At the Wool Works site, Catherine Wingate suggests different heels.

Joan Hamer's Sources for Sock Patterns
From the Wool Works Craft site, a collection of links.

Mabel Corlett's Classic 4-Ply Ribbed Socks
From Esther Bozak's site.

Magic Socks
There are three parts to these directions... from Carlan's collection of patterns.

Magical Mystery Sock Tour
From the sock knitter's mailing list, a page showing some of their socks.

Mostly Socks
Catherine Devine's wonderful collection of socks (and she kindly includes many charts).

Online Sock Patterns
This person has collected a wonderful set of sock patterns.

Shawls
From Carlan's collection of patterns.

The Sock Calculator
I love the idea of this, but I find that the socks are too big. For me, the solution is to subtract a bit off the measurements.

Sock Knitter's Photo Page
From the sock knitter's mailing list, a page showing some of their socks.

Sock Sizes and Measurements
From Carlin's knitting site, a table of measurements.

Sockknitter's Home Page
Just about evrything you could think of for sock knitters.

Sockpatterns.com
This site carries patterns to purchase from various designers -- but also a couple of free patterns.

Socks
From Carlan's collection of patterns.

Socks 101
Information on using double pointed needles.

Toe-Up Socks
Manny Old's pattern for this sock.

Toe-Up Socks, Detailed Instruction
From Manny Old's site, another pattern for this sock from Judy Gibson.


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