with Donna Druchunas
Online Class

Knit Original Toe-Up Socks

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Embrace the time-tested method of toe-up knitting! Join popular instructor Donna Druchunas, and learn how to create your own seamless sock design by mixing and matching different features. Start class by learning about the anatomy of a sock before moving on to the shaping and stitch patterns you can use. For toes, Donna will lay out the steps to the moccasin toe, the wedge toe and the short row toe. When you move on, you'll discover how to create afterthought heels, gusset heels and short row heels. Want to ensure sock success before you start? Donna will guide you through taking accurate measurements and planning your sock using an included worksheet. Plus, you'll learn great tips and tricks for polished finishing and receive three free patterns included with class!

Details

  • intermediate
  • 16 episodes
  • 6h26m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction
11m

1. Introduction

Meet Donna Druchunas and find out all the reasons why toe-up sock knitting is a great technique.

2. Anatomy of a Sock
15m

2. Anatomy of a Sock

Get to know your socks more intimately. Learn about cuffs, legs, heel flaps and turns, gussets, insteps and toes.

3. Design Considerations
26m

3. Design Considerations

Learn all about construction choices, pattern stitches and all kinds of yarns to make your perfect pair of socks.

1. Introduction

1. Introduction

2. Anatomy of a Sock

2. Anatomy of a Sock

3. Design Considerations

3. Design Considerations

4. Moccasin Toe

4. Moccasin Toe

5. Wedge Toe

5. Wedge Toe

6. Short Row Toe

6. Short Row Toe

7. Afterthought Heels

7. Afterthought Heels

8. Gusset Heels

8. Gusset Heels

9. Short Row Heels

9. Short Row Heels

10. Sock Planning Worksheet

10. Sock Planning Worksheet

11. Knit Toe & Foot

11. Knit Toe & Foot

12. Knit the Heel

12. Knit the Heel

13. Knit Leg & Cuff

13. Knit Leg & Cuff

14. Finishing

14. Finishing

15. Bonus: Two Socks at Once

15. Bonus: Two Socks at Once

16. Bonus: Reading Charts

16. Bonus: Reading Charts