Ribbed Anklets Pattern | Size 8½ to 11

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Size 8 ½ to 11

1 Pr. Standard No. 2 Needles

SCALE: 8 sts to 1 in.

JACK FROST SPORT YARN—2 2-oz. Balls

Cast on 60 sts. Work in twisted rib pattern as follows:

Row 1—(right side)—P 1, * K 2, P 2, repeat from * across row ending K 1.

Row 2—K 1, * P 2, K 2; repeat from * across row ending K 1. Repeat above 2 rows working a twisted st over each rib of K 2, on the 3rd and every 4th row thereafter as follows: P 1, * K the 2nd st on left hand Needle, then K the first, drop both sts from left hand Needle to right hand Needle tog., P 2; repeat from * across row ending P 1.

Work in twisted rib pattern for 2 in. ending on wrong side. Decrease to 58 sts on the last row by knitting 2 sts tog. at beginning and end of row, then work in ribbing of K 2, P 2, being sure that ribbing matches, until piece measures 4 in. in all.

HEEL: Knit 14. Place remaining 44 sts on st-holder. Work back and forth in stockinette st on the 14 heel sts for 24 rows, ending with a purl row. Turn this half of heel as follows:

Row 1—K 2, K 2 tog., K 1; turn; slip 1, P 3; turn.

Row 3—K 3, K 2 tog., K 1; turn; slip 1, P 4; turn.

Row 5—K 4, K 2 tog., K 1; turn; slip 1, P 5; turn.

Continue working as given above until all sts are worked; there will be 8 sts on the Needle, ending with K 7, K 2 tog.

Pick up and knit 13 sts on side of heel. Place the sts from st-holder to left hand Needle and work in ribbing across the 30 instep sts. Place the 51 sts just worked, on st-holder. Work back and forth on the remaining 14 heel sts for 25 rows ending with a knit row. Turn this half of heel as follows:

Row 1—P 2, P 2 tog., P 1; turn; slip 1, K 3; turn.

Row 3—P 3, P 2 tog., P 1; turn; slip 1, K 5; turn.

Row 5—P 4, P 2 tog., P 1; turn; slip 1, K 5; turn.

Continue as given above until all sts are worked; there will be 8 sts on Needle, ending with P 7, P 2 tog.

Pick up and purl 13 sts on side of heel. Place the sts from st-holder to left hand Needle and work across row keeping the 30 instep sts in pattern to toe. (72 sts).

INSTEP SHAPING:

Row 1—K 19, K 2 tog., pattern over 30, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 19.

Row 2 and all even rows purl, keeping the 30 instep sts in pattern.

Row 3—K 18, K 2 tog., pattern over 30, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 18.

Row 5—K 17, K 2 tog., pattern over 30, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 17.

Continue decreasing as given above until 58 sts remain.

Work even until foot measures 2 in. less than desired length, measuring from back of heel, ending on wrong side. Decrease for toe as follows:

Row 1—K 12, K 2 tog., K 2, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 22, K 2 tog., K 2, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 12.

Row 2 and all even rows purl.

Row 3—K 11, K 2 tog., K 2, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 20, K 2 tog., K 2, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 11.

Row 5—K 10, K 2 tog., K 2, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 18, K 2 tog., K 2, slip 1, K 1, PSSO, K 10.

Continue decreasing as given above until 18 sts remain. Weave tip of anklet tog. Sew back and sole seam. Work other anklet to correspond.


Other great patterns from Two-Needle Socks, Jack Frost Volume 57:

Knitting Patterns

Argyle-Type Anklets
Cable-Stitch Anklets
Children's Socks I
Children's Socks II
Classic Socks
Dancing-Doll Socks
English-Rib Anklets
Girl's Classic Socks
Girl's Sport Anklets I
Girl's Sport Anklets II
Men's Argyle Socks
Men's Argyle-Type Socks
Men's Cable-Stitch Socks
Men's Classic Socks
Men's English-Ribbed Socks
Novelty-Rib Anklets
Novelty-Stitch Anklets
Ombre Socks
Squirrel-Cuff Socks
Striped Socks
Swedish-Star Socks
Twisted-Rib Socks
Ribbed Anklets