Gothic Arches is a unisex sock pattern that is knit top-down. It uses Bavarian twisted stitches to portray the typical arches you can find in Gothic buildings and features a fleegle heel.
There are 3 sizes available: Small (60 stitches), Medium (70 stitches) and Large (80 stitches).
The pattern is worked at a gauge of 8 stitches and 11 rows = 2.5 cm in stockinette.
You’ll need approximately 80 to 110 grams of fingering weight sock yarn.
Other materials required are a set of knitting needles for working small circumferences in the round, at least 2 stitch markers, 2 cable needles, and a darning needle for kitchener stitch.
If you go for a beaded version of this pattern you’ll also need 36 (42, 48) size 8/0 or 6/0 beads and your beading tool of choice (e.g. crochet hook, superfloss, etc.).
This pattern contains 9 pages. Basic instructions are 3 pages, 3 pages for charts (2 pages per size), and 2.5 pages of written instructions for charts.
This pattern was originally published in Knotions Magazine in January 2018