FO: Stranded Robot Unicorn Attack Socks

FO: Stranded Robot Unicorn Attack Socks

The Happiest Socks in the World?

Pattern: Show-off Stranded Socks by Anne Campbell [Project Page]

Yarn and needles: Dark Yarn‘s Charybdis Sock (75% Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Gold Metallic 430 yards / 100 grams – 85 g used) in Robot Unicorn Attack v1. Knit Picks Frankenwood 2.25 mm d.p.n.s.

Size(s): Large to fit 9″/23 cm long and 9″/23 cm diameter foot. Leg height approx. 7″/18 cm.

Dates: 3rd June – 4th July 2012

Details of the heel; gusset in reverse stocking stitch.


  • Sock Knitters Anonymous June 2012 Challenge: Designer Anne Campbell (skajun12)
  • Long Tail Cast on over 2 needles
  • 2/2 rib in cuff
  • about 7” leg height
  • I love this yarn more than words can express. It’s a party in merino-form. Also, there are gold sparkles.
  • Reverse stocking stitch gusset (one of the options in the pattern)
  • It was the first time I’d come across this style of heel and I really like it. It fits me well and I like how you knit in the round all the way, apart from the heel turn on the sole.

4 thoughts on “FO: Stranded Robot Unicorn Attack Socks

  1. The socks are great and an interesting heel. So nice to find “your” heel…

    I hope you’re feeling a bit better!


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