The GMC Group
The GMC Group

The GMC Group

ISBN: 978-1-86108-616-7

Your edition of this book may require the following corrections, these appear in bold:

Buttoned Slouch

Page 24 – Shape heel

Row 2: P27, wrap 1, turn.


Cable Clog

Page 40 – Cable pattern

C3F: slip next 3 sts on to a cable needle and hold at front of work; k next 3 sts, k3 from cable needle.


Cast on 40 sts divided evenly between four needles.

Round 1: P2, k8 across N1; p2, k8 across N2; p2, k8 across N3; p2, k8 across N4.

Rep last round 5 times.

Round 7: Work sts on N1, N2 and N3 as before; on N4 p2, k1, C3F, k1, p2.

Round 8: Work as round 1.

These 8 rows form wide rib and cable pattern. Rep twice or to length desired for leg of sock.

Next round: Work next 3 sts on to needle 4. Rearrange sts to work over 3 needles, placing the last st from N3 on N4. This needle should now contain 16 sts and will now be referred to as N1. Divide rem 24 sts between N2 and N3 for top of foot.

Heel flap

Turn and work 23 rows on the 16 sts on N1, slipping the first st of every row and keeping cable patt correct.

Shape heel

Row 1: Sl1, work in patt across 11 sts, ssk, turn.

Row 2: Sl1, p8, p2tog, turn.

Row 3: Sl1, k8, ssk over gap, turn.

Row 4: Sl1, p8, p2tog over gap, turn.

Row 5: Sl1, k to end (12 sts).

Stop working cable patt now, but cont with rib panel as set on top of foot until toe.

Shape gusset

Round 1: Still using N1, pick up and k 12 sts along side of heel flap (N2); k across 24 instep sts on N2; on N3, pick up and k 12 sts from other side of heel, then knit the first 6 sts of N1 to reach centre of heel sts (60 sts).

Round 2: Work to last 3 sts on N1, k2tog, k1; work across 24 sts on N2; on N3 k1, ssk, k to end (58 sts).

Round 3: K.

Repeat rounds 2 and 3 until 44 sts rem.

Shape toe

Round 1: On N1, k to last 2 sts, k2tog; on N2, k2, ssk, k to last 4 sts, k2tog, k2; on N3 ssk, k to end (40 sts).


Fancy Feet

Page 54 – Heel

Next row: K27, s1l wyif, turn.

Next row: S1l wyif, p26, s1l wyib, turn.

Next row: S1l wyib, k25 s1l wyif, slip same stitch back, turn.

Next row: P24, s1l wyib.

Next row: K23, s1l wyif.

Next row: P22, s1l wyib.

Next row: K21, s1l wyif.

Next row: P20, s1l wyib.


Moss Stitch Shoesocks

Page 111 – Tension

24 sts and 32 rows to 4in (10cm) over stocking stitch using 3.75mm needles


Sirdar Sublime Baby Cashmere Merino Silk DK (116m per 50g)

Page 112 – Sock top

Pick up and k7 sts up R side, k7 sts across top, pick up and k7 sts down L side; moss stitch across 21 sts on stitch holder, ensuring buttonhole is to L of needle (42 sts).


Baby Pods

Page 116

Sole [replaced heading top]

Next row: Inc in first st, k to last st, inc in last st.

Rep this row until there are 21(29:38) sts.

Delete Shape heel and all of Next row line.

Work straight, inc 1 st at end of each row until there are 29(37:43) sts.

Work 2 rows without shaping.

Work straight, dec 1 st at end of each row until there are 20 (28:38) sts.

Work straight, dec 1 st at each end of every row until 12(16:20) sts rem.


Mary Janes

Page 132 – Method

Row 2: Inc 1 in first st, k13, inc 1, k to last st, inc 1 (35 sts).

Row 4: Inc 1 in first st, k14, inc 1, k3, inc 1, k to last st, inc 1 (39 sts).

Row 6: Inc 1 in first st, k15, inc 1, k5, inc 1, k to last st, inc 1 (43 sts).

Row 8: Inc 1 in first st, k16, inc 1, k7, inc 1, k to last st, inc 1 (47 sts).

Change to st st and work 9 rows.

Shape strap

Next row: K9 and place these sts on a spare length of yarn, cast off 19, k to end (9 sts on needle).

Next row: K across 9 sts, then k across sts on spare yarn from heel end, thus working across the back of the heel (18 sts).

Next row: K18, cast on 11 sts for strap.

K 1 row on these 29 sts.

Buttonhole row: K to last 3 sts, k2tog, yo k1.

Work 1 row.

Cast off.

Rep for second shoe, working one extra row before casting on for strap to make a left and right shoe.


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