Bobby Shaftoes Socks Pattern
Pattern Type: Knit
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Sizes Included: All sizes
Yarn Shown: Stroll Sock Yarn
Needles/Hooks Suggested: Size 0 (2mm): long circular for Magic Loop
Fiber Type: Wool & Blends
Bobby Shafto’s gone to sea
With silver buckles at his knee
But he’ll come back and marry me
Pretty Bobby Shafto
Capture the romance of the sea with this Gansey-‐inspired sock, knit from the cuff down. Charming nautical motifs keep things lively while waiting for a loved one to come home.
This is an intermediate level sock with basic increases, decreases, and cabling. It is written for the Magic Loop method.
Child’s Large/Women’s Small: 6.5-‐inch (16.5cm) relaxed foot circumference
Women’s Medium: 8 inches (20 cm)relaxed
Women’s Large/Men’s Small-‐Medium: 9 inches (23 cm) relaxed
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