{FREE} Sock Knitting Pattern : Instant Comfort


This is a free & easy sock knitting pattern knit on circular needles using the magic loop method. The best part of knitting the stockinette stitch in the round is that there aren’t any purl stitches! Just keep knitting…



Available Sizes: One

Shoe Size: US 8 1/2

Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

PDF Format: Printer & Mobile Friendly

Bonus: Video


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Knit in the Round, Magic Loop Method

Knit Stitches

Decrease Stitches



Yarn Weight: Bulky

Yardage: 105 – 110 yards {96 – 105 meters}

Suggested Yarn: Bernat Pipsqueak

Needle Size: US 10 {6mm} Circular Needles with a 32” {80cm} Cable, or DPNs

Extras: Stitch Marker



Measurements: 4″ wide x 17″ length {10cm x 43cm}

Gauge: Not sure, this yarn is difficult to see the stitches.

Weight: 3.9oz {105g}




Knit top to toe.

Knit using stockinette stitch.

Knit in the round using the magic loop method with a circular needle.

When knitting in the round you’re always knitting the right side of your work.



Click here to watch the “How to Work the Toe of Your Cabin Sock” video tutorial.


Pattern, Knit in the Round, Magic Loop Method:

CO 24 STS, PM, split 12 STS per needle, join in the round.

Round 1: *K*

Repeat round 1 for 17″ {43cm} from CO edge, or desired length.


Decrease for toe:

Round 1: *S1PW, K1, PSSO, K8, K2TOG*

Round 2: *S1PW, K1, PSSO, K6, K2TOG*

Round 3: *S1PW, K1, PSSO, K4, K2TOG*


BO in all knit stitches.

Seam the toe closed.


I turned mine inside out to wear.

You can wear it with the knit side out if you like the vertical lines.


Weave in the ends.

Block, if desired.

Knit the second the same as the first.


Size Alterations:

For a narrower foot, CO fewer STS, in any increment.



* – * – repeat between *

BO – bind-off in pattern

CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}

K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}

K2TOG – knit 2 stitches together

PM – place marker

PSSO – pass slipped stitch over

S1PW – slip one stitch purl-wise

STS – stitches




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I'm Jennifer, the one who loves everything about knitting. Quick, easy, creativity, texture, coziness, connection, peace, softness, smell, simple, love, relaxing... well, maybe not the frogging. ;)

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