Supplies: Dragonfly Yarns Dragon Sock
Gradient Set - Color Peony
40 Yards Color A (doubled)
30 Yards Color B and D (doubled)
20 Yards color C (doubled)
3- Buttons ½”
US Size 6 needle, Yarn Needle
Finished Measurements:10” long x 3.5” wide
Seed Stitch:(on even number of stitches)
Row 1: (K1, P1) repeat to end of row
Row 2: (P1, K1) repeat to end of row
Repeat rows 1 and 2 until desired length
C3F: Cable 3 Front. Slip 3 sts to cable needle, hold to front, knit 3 sts off left hand needle, return sts from cable needle to left hand needle, knit to right hand needle. Work to end of row.
Gauge: 4 sts= 1”in seed stitch on US size 6 needle (or size needed to obtain gauge.)
Instructions: With color A cast on 32 sts. Work in seed stitch for 1” ending on ws row. Next row (rs) establish pattern:
Row 1: Color A K6, P2, Color B K6, P2, Color C K6, P2, Color D K6, P2
Row 2: Color D K2, P6, Color C K2, P6, Color B K2, P6, Color A K2, P6
Row 3: As row 1
Row 4: As row 2
Row 5: Color A C3F, P2, Color B C3F, P2, Color C C3F, P2, Color D C3F, P2
Rows 6, 8 and 10 as row 2
Rows 7 and 9 as row 1Continue in established pattern until piece measures approx. 2.5” ending on row 8.
Continue in color A in seed stitch for 1” ending on WS row, bind off all sts in seed stitch.
Button Bands: With RS facing and Color D, pick up and knit 19 sts along Right Side of work. Work 3 rows in seed stitch (K1, P1).
Row 4 (RS): P2tog, pattern to last 2 sts, p2tog. (17 sts)
Row 5: Seed st across row
Row 6: b/o all sts in pattern
With RS facing and Color D, pick up and knit 19 sts along Left Side of work. Work 3 rows in seed stitch (K1, P1).
Row 4 (RS): P2tog, k2tog, yo, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p2tog, yo, p1, k1, p1, k1, yo, k2tog, p2tog. (17sts)
Row 5: Seed st across row (start p1,k1)
Row 6: b/o all sts in patternWeave in endsSew on buttons opposite holesBlock lightly.