Saturday, August 3, 2013

Weep, Dive & Wail - Individual Pattern Release

Weep, Dive & Wail has just been released as an individual pattern!  You can now purchase this pattern separately or as part of the Fancy Foot Bags collection via Ravelry.

Sticks and stones may make me cry, but it took a basilisk to make me die.  If you tolerate sobbing fits and floods, I’ll help you solve the riddles of half-bloods.  Left is left and right is right. There’s charts to help you do it right.  If you do, you will see, a reflection there will be.

Finished Measurement: 
The directions are given for a woman’s sock.  Foot and leg lengths are adjustable.  Leg and foot circumferences (stretched): 8 (11) inches.

Yarn Requirements: 
Necessary yardage will vary with foot and leg length.
Approximately 320 - 350 yards were required for 10” foot and 6”leg lengths in testing over several different yarns.
Shown in Knit One, Crochet Too Crock-o-Dye
(416 yards/100grams, 65% superwash wool, 20% nylon, 15% silk, color: 746 - Grape).

Recommended Needles: 
Size 2 (2.75mm) Double Pointed Needles (DPNs) or size required to get gauge.  Size C crochet hook for cast on.
Directions are given using 5 DPNs, with one DPN reserved and used only during heel construction. Pattern can easily be worked with two circulars or via Magic Loop Method.

Supplies: 
Cable needle, tapestry needle for weaving in ends, and stitch markers may be helpful.

Gauge: 
Approximately 8 sts / 12 rows = 1” (10 cm) in stockinette stitch in the round.


Weep, Dive & Wail via Ravelry - $3.50
Fancy Foot Bags Collection - $15.00