Free sock patterns for Dad!
For our friends down under, it’s Father’s Day! For the dads who have everything, knit him one of these free sock patterns for dad.
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With enough of a pattern to keep you interested, these sock-drawer favourites use one of the designer’s favourite stitches! Craft in any sport weight yarn in dad’s preferred shade!
These super simple socks are perfect for a knitter who’s new to socks. Using double pointed needles, these socks are grafted together; the pattern includes a detailed explanation of grafting. These socks feature Lion Brand Sock Ease yarn, perfect for snuggly soft socks!
These socks, featuring Plymouth Happy Feet yarn, are knitted with double pointed needles and use a gusset and the kitchener stitch to join. We love the simplicity of this design, including the subtle ribbing on the leg.
Fly south for the winter with the Flying North socks by Maria Montzka – click here to view all of her patterns. These socks are knitted using the magic loop method from the toe up, using either an afterthought heel or a short row heel. the designer recommends Regia 4 ply Tweed for this pattern.
For socks with a bit more interest, look no further! Knitted up in Paintbox Yarns Socks, these darling socks have a simple cable that is effective in any one of the 28 different colourways of Paintbox Socks!
This plain sock pattern is perfect for the no-fuss dad. The designer has included instructions for sizing the socks – click here to see all of her patterns. These are knitted with double pointed needles and use a gusset and flap heel.
Which socks will you be knitting for Dad? Tell us in the comments!
Last updated: June 8th, 2018.