Men's 2-Needle Heavy Socks

Socks knitted on two needles became popular in the early 20th century as an “easier” alternative for people not accustomed to knitting in the round. These stockings have a “split” heel with the two sides worked separately.

Approx Date: 
1946
Designer: 
Published by Doreen Knitting, Volume 93, in 1946.
Sock Type: 
Historical
Yarn: 
Worsted
Needles: 
US 3 & 5
Stitches/Inch: 
5.5
Pattern Source: 

Free Vintage Pattern