Finished measurements: 11 inch leg and 9.5 inch foot length (but tailorable to fit any length)
Needles: set of 5 3mm dpns
Gauge: 9 sts per inch
Notes: Twisted Stitches are created when you insert your needle into the second stitch and knit, then knit into the first stitch and draw them both off the needles at the same time.
Repeat these two rows until leg is 9 inches long.
Eye of the Partridge Heel Flap
Pick up and knit 16 sts along the edge of the heel flap, work across the front of the sock in pattern, pick up and knit 16 sts along the other edge of the heel flap and knit to the middle of the turned heel. Rearrange your sts so that you have an even number of stitches along the gussets and heels. Proceed thusly…
Row 1: Knit to the last 3 sts of the first needle, k2tog, k1, knit across the front of the sock in pattern, k1, ssk, knit to the end of the 4th needle.
Decrease for Toe
Round 2: Knit all stitches
Repeat these 2 rounds until there are 24 sts left.
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Special thanks to Bruce, for taking the pictures of socks on the foot.