Lövstaskogen socks


Lövstaskogen is a thin sock inspired by the beautiful colors of the fall in Lövsta forest in Sweden, where I spend a lot of time during fall together with by grandfather, says Emelie Brandén when she describes her design Lövstaskogen socks.
You are very welcome to contact Emelie at @bybranden on Instagram if you have any questions. You are also very welcome to tag #lövstaskogen and #Nordicknittingsociety in your pictures on instagram.

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S= 16 cm around the foot, M=18 cm around the foot, L= 20 cm around the foot.

Knitting needles
Double pointed needles 2,5 mm or the same size for magic loop. You may have to
switch needle size in order to achieve the correct gauge
on the socks.

Yarn suggestions
Yarn over Jämtland’s sockyarn 400 meters/100 gram in two or three colors. Main color approximately 70 grams,
10 grams of contrasting color 1 and 15 grams of contrasting color 2.
If you choose to only use one contrasting color then you need 25 grams of it instead.

Yarn substitutes
You can choose any other fingering sock yarn with 400 meters/100 grams such as Arwetta Classic,
Adlibris Socki Fine, or any other yarn with the correct metrage.

Approximately 40 sts per 10 cm. Adjust knitting needles to achieve the correct gauge.