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Cuff-down, toe-up, even two at a time — we're here to make sock knitting fun.
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Do you suffer from second sock syndrome (when you knit one sock and never quite get around to finishing the second one)? You’re not alone. Join expert Kate Atherley and discover a more efficient way to knit socks so that when you’re done, you have two instead of one! Whether you prefer top-down or toe-up, you’ll learn how to knit two socks at the same time and modify any pattern for this time-saving method.
Kate Atherley
Kate Atherley
Make toe-up socks you'll love to slip on. Gain the skills and confidence to choose yarn, customize length, add color options, incorporate a heel and more.
Susan B. Anderson
Susan B. Anderson
Improve your circular knitting with the magic loop technique.
Lorilee Beltman
Lorilee Beltman
Say goodbye to seaming and knit your socks from the toe up! Combine the shaping, stitch patterns, heels and toes you prefer into the design you want.
Donna Druchunas
Donna Druchunas
Put a handmade spring in your step as you knit your first, favorite pair of socks. Use yarns you love to make beautiful, comfortable socks with step-by-step guidance.
Lucy Neatby
Lucy Neatby
Knit feats of sock perfection in either direction! Learn solutions for every situation with heel and toe styles, shaping, cast-ons, bind-offs, troubleshooting and more.
Ann Budd
Ann Budd
Create socks perfectly fitted to the unique contours of any foot! Learn how to shape heels and toes using versatile methods you can mix and match.
Lara  Neel
Lara Neel
Create three cozy sock patterns with wildly popular knitting guru Lucy Neatby.
Lucy Neatby
Lucy Neatby
There are two kinds of sock knitters in the world: Those who swear by double-pointed needles and those who looooove their magic loop.
  • Blaze the trails with a pair of these super-thick socks – the coziest hiking buddies your feet could ask for.
  • Want to give your knitting a little kick? Try your hand at these rag socks by Bruce Weinstein: they’re snuggly, they’re warm, and they’re a mainstay of gifting. With no heel to navigate, these tube socks are extra easy to knit—and they come in three sizes so they can fit any man’s foot.
  • Is there any simple pleasure that’s better than super-soft socks? Actually, yes: super-soft handmade socks! This pretty pair was custom-knit for a friend of the designer—and they were so well-received, she had to bring them to the masses! This kit comes with luxurious Cloudborn Merino Superwash Sock Twist.
  • Talk about fancy footwork! Use one solid skein and one gradient set to create the contrasting colors in these eye-catching socks.
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  • A generous 494 yards? Oh my. And with Cloudborn Highland Fingering, ample yardage is just the cherry on top! You'll enjoy working with high-quality, 100% Peruvian Highland Wool as you create long-lasting garments with excellent stitch definition. Great for shawls and small projects, you'll only find this versatile yarn on Craftsy.
  • Perfect for smaller projects like headbands or fingerless gloves, these double-pointed needles have a warm and earthy feel, while maintaining a smooth finish so your yarn won’t snag. Precise tips are sharp, but not too sharp.
  • Add stylish stripes to your next knit with Cloudborn Merino Superwash Sock Twist Tiny Stripe Yarn. This blend was made for creating soft, strong socks that stay beautiful through everyday use. And, the unique dye pattern creates a fun look anyone will love!
  • Perfect for everyday projects, these needles are super smooth with precision joins so your yarn won't snag. Precise tips are sharp, but not too sharp.
  • Here's some cause for celebration: Now we can all get Cloudborn Superwash Merino in a single-ply fingering weight! Spun from sumptuous 100% Merino, these sensational skeins will give your shawls and smaller projects the stitch-definition they deserve. Just pick the hue for you — they can only be found on Craftsy.
  • Think of all the toe-riffic opportunities! Cloudborn Merino Superwash Sock Twist blends sumptuous merino yarn with 20% polyamide for the stretch, softness and warmth that a favorite pair of socks needs. Plus, this heavy-fingering yarn also features a lovely luster, so you can think outside the sock and create captivating colorwork shawls, eye-catching lace and so much more.
  • Super smooth with precision joins, these aluminum needles are perfect for smaller projects like headbands or fingerless gloves. Precise tips are sharp, but not too sharp.
  • How do you make a classic yarn even better? By teaming up with Lorna's Laces for vibrant hand-dyed hues!
  • We found your new ally for accuracy: Clover Locking Stitch Markers! With the superior fastening of your safety pin locking mechanism, you'll simply hook the marker into your preferred stitch, and enjoy knitting with no slippage as it locks into place.
  • Make socks that are favorites of feet everywhere! Cloudborn Superwash Sock Twist is a sock-worthy blend of Peruvian highland wool and 20% nylon, for the perfect combination of elasticity and warmth. Thanks to the gorgeous stitch definition of its high-quality wool, this fantastic fiber option is also a great choice for accessories and colorwork that will make your friends jealous.
Maker Projects
Everyone knows the best projects are the ones you make yourself. Get inspired by your fellow crafters and find your next creation!
Apfelschnute
Apfelschnute
Natalia Gilmore
Natalia Gilmore
Lucy Neatby
Lucy Neatby
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