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I'm enjoying using larger needles right now. Anyone know of a pattern that uses ww yarn or a way to make the adjustments?
04-01-2008, 05:53 PM
Here (http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/browse)is a link to Ravelry's pattern browser I entered in knitting, worsted, socks, only photos...(the link you should take you to the results I got 15 pages!):thumbsup:
04-02-2008, 08:58 AM
Check the free patterns at lion brand. I think they have a sock pattern for a worsted weight yarn.
Here are a couple sock calculators that might help, too.
04-02-2008, 12:36 PM
IIRC Lion has a pattern for worsted socks on their site (for Lion Wool-ease of course, but I'm sure you could use whatever's close in weight).
Also I just got "Getting Started Knitting Socks" by Ann Budd. It has basic patterns for different gauges from 8 sts/in to I believe 5... so you could pick the one that works with your preferred needle/yarn combo.
"Knit Socks!" by Betsy McCarthy also has some worsted patterns.