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Tip Toe Up socks knitting pattern for babies, kids and adults designed by Holli Yeoh

Tip Toe Up

As the name suggests, the Tip Toe Up sock is worked from the toe to the cuff and has a completely replaceable heel and toe. This is a skill-building pattern with step by step instructions for Turkish cast-on, grafting on the needles a stretchy sewn bind-off with no sewing and heel and toe replacement included.

Instructions are written for your preferred choice of needles: four or five dpns, two short circulars or one long circular needle for Magic Loop.

Yarn

Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi)
Yardage: 125 (190, 300, 400, 505) yd 115 (175, 275, 365, 460) m (MC)
35 (45, 60, 85, 100) yd 30 (40, 55, 75, 95) m (CC)

Needles

2.25 mm / US 1

Gauge

34 sts and 50 rows = 4" / 10 cm in stockinette stitch

Size/Finished Measurements

Sizes available: baby, child, preteen/Adult S, M, L
To fit foot circumference: 5 (6 ¼, 7 ¼, 8, 9)” 12.5 (16, 18.5, 20.5, 23) cm
To help with fit, Baby US shoe size is 3-7 and Child US shoe size is 8-12

Techniques

Knitting in the round, increases / decreases, Turkish cast-on, grafting on the needles, stretchy sewn bind-off with no sewing.

Pattern Support/Errata/Tutorials

Tutorials: Waste Yarn Placeholder
Raised Increases
Sewn Bind-Off with No Sewing