Thursday, 6 February 2014

How To Crochet Baby Socks

I've been meaning to type this pattern up for so long that I have finally sat down to make a point of writing it up for you guys! 

You can watch the video tutorial to these socks here if you like.



Materials Required

  • DK/Light worsted weight yarn in white and a colour of your choice
  • 3.5 mm E crochet hook
  • Scissors and a yarn needle

W = White
AC = Alternate Colour

Main Sock (make twice)

Row 1
Using AC, ch11, 2sc in 2nd st from hook, 1sc in next 8 sts, 2sc in last st - (12)

Row 2
Crocheting back into your foundation chains, crochet 2sc in 1st st (same as last st), 1sc in next 8 sts, 2sc in last st - (24 sts in total from rows 1 and 2)

Round 3 (you will now be working in the round)
*1sc in next st, 2sc in next st, 1sc in next 9 sts, 2sc in next st* repeat from * to * once more - (28)

Round 4
Sl st in next st, ch1, 1sc in next 27 sts, sl st in ch1 to join - (28)

Rounds 5 - 6
Ch1, 1sc in  next 27 sts, sl st in ch1 to join, joining W in sl st on last round - (28)

Rounds 7 - 16
Continuing in W, ch1, 1sc in next 27 sts, sl st in ch1 to join - (28)

Round 17
Ch1, 1sc in next 2 sts, sk15 sts, ch15, 1sc in next 10 sts, sl st in ch1 to join - (28)

Rounds 18 - 27
Ch1, 1sc in next 27 sts, sl st in ch1 to join, joining AC in sl st on last round - (28)

Round 28
Contining in AC, ch1, *1sc in next st, ch3, 1sc in next st* to create a picot, repeat from * to * until end joining with a sl st into your ch1 on the last picot

Sole (make twice)

Row 1
Using AC, ch10, 2sc in 2nd st from hook, 1sc in next 7 sts, 2sc in last st - (11)

Row 2
Crocheting back into your foundation chains, crochet 2sc in 1st st (same as last st), 1sc in next 7 sts, 2sc in last st - (22 sts in total from rows 1 and 2)

Round 3 (you will now be working in the round)
*1sc in next st, 2sc in next st, 1sc in next 8 sts, 2sc in next st* repeat from * to * once more - (26)

Round 4
*1sc in next 2 sts, 2sc in next st, 1sc in next 9 sts, 2sc in next st* repeat from * to * once more - (30)

Round 5
*1sc in next 3 sts, 2sc in next st, 1sc in next 10 sts, 2sc in next st* repeat from * to * once more - (34)

Finishing
Using your tail end of your sole, sew your sole onto the gap made in your main sock from skipping 15 and chaining 15, allowing for 2 extra sts when sewing on the corners of your sock gap. See video tutorial above for more details if needbe.



And now you're done! (^-^) Have fun and happy crocheting. Any questions just pop by my Facebook page at www.facebook.com/happyberrycrochet 

For more free video tutorials and patterns then do pop by my YouTube channel youtube.com/happyberrycrochet

Happy crafting folks!






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