Take a Hike Sock - Sweet & Tartan Sock Sets
Each set contains two contrasting 50 g skeins and one 25 g mini (for a total of 125 g of yarn per set). These sets are ideal for knitting the Sweet & Tartan socks by Tracie Millar -- her original sample sock was knit in the Sweet & Tartan / Weathervane + Wild Orchid colour combo.
(These sets do not include a copy of the Sweet & Tartan socks pattern. The pattern is available separately via Tracie's Ravelry shop: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/sweet--tartan-socks )
The available colour combos are:
Sweet & Tartan (50 g) / Weathervane (50 g) + Wild Orchid (25 g)
Tea Room (50 g) / Prairie Berry (50 g) + Sweet Honeycomb (25 g)
Wild Ponies (50 g) / Inky (50 g) + Spiced Pecans (25 g)
Take a Hike Sock is a smooth 3-ply superwash merino/nylon fingering weight blend ideal for socks and other accessories.
These colourways are repeatable but please purchase sufficient yarn for your project as tones may vary between dye lots. Please be sure to alternate skeins every 2-3 rows if you are using multiple skeins in a single project.
80% superwash merino / 20% nylon
Approx. 165 m (182 yd) / 50 g skein or a total of 412 m (455 yd) / 125 g set
7-8 stitches per 2.5 cm
2-3 mm (US 0-2) needles
All our yarn is hand dyed with professional quality acid dyes in small batches in our smoke-free studio. The studio is pet-free but the owner lives in a cat friendly home.
For best results:
Hand wash cool with like colours
Lay flat to dry
Made in Canada