Size: Women’s Medium
Yarn: 3 skeins Mirasol Hacho
Needles: 3.25 mm double point set
Tension: 24 sts and 32 rows = 4 in/ 10 cm
Cast on 52 sts. Divide sts evenly onto three needles, join in round.
Rnd 1- *K2, P2*, rep *to*
Rnd 2- *K1, YO, K1, P2*, rep *to*
Rnd 3- *K3, P2*, rep *to*
Rnd 4- *SL1, K2, Pass Slip St Over K2, P2*, rep *to*
Rep these 4 rnds for Pattern St. When work measures 6 in/15 cm-
Work in Pattern St across 12 sts, turn, Purl across 26 sts. Cont to work back and forth on these 26 sts only for heel. Leave rem sts on spare needle.
Row 1- *SL1, K1*, rep *to*
Row 2- SL1 Purlways, P across row
Rep these 2 rows for 2 in/5 cm ending with Row 1, turn
SL1, P17, P2tog, P1, turn
SL1, K9, SL1, K1, PSSO, K1, turn
SL1, P10, P2tog, P1, turn
SL1, K11, SL1, K1, PSSO, K1, turn
SL1, P12, P2tog, P1, turn
SL1, K13, SL1, K1, PSSO, K1, turn
SL1, P14, P2tog, P1, turn
SL1, K15, SL1, K1, PSSO, K1, turn
SL1, P15, P2tog, turn
SL1, K14, SL1, K1, PSSO = 16 sts
With right side facing, pick up and K 12 sts along side of heel, work in Pattern St across 26 sts from spare needle, pick up and K 12 sts along opposite side of heel, K across 8 sts, place marker. Divide sts from marker as follows- 20 sts on 1st needle, 26 sts on 2nd needle, 20 sts on 3rd needle = 66 sts.
Rnd 1- K to last 3 sts on 1st needle, K2tog, K1, Pattern across 26 sts on 2nd needle, K 1st st on 3rd needle, SL1, K1, PSSO, K to end.
Rnd 2- Work in Pattern St as set
Rep these 2 rnds until 52 sts remain. Cont in Pattern as set until work measures 7 in/18 cm (or desired length) from picked up sts along heel.
Rnd 1- (1st needle) K to last 3 sts, K2tog, K1 (2nd needle) K1, Sl1, K1, PSSO, K to last 3 sts, K2tog, K1 (3rd needle) K1, SL1, K1, PSSO, K to end
Rnd 2- K
Rep these 2 rnds until 20 sts remain. Cut yarn and graft rem sts together.
(design by: Michele Meadows)
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