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Knitting the Perfect Pair Secrets to Great Socks by Dorothy T. Ratigan

Knitting the Perfect Pair Secrets to Great Socks


Knitting the Perfect Pair Secrets to Great Socks by Dorothy T. Ratigan

This is not simply a pattern book, but a study of options for creating a variety of socks with a perfect fit, using time honoured techniques for shaping both heels and toes. The author's attention to detail and clear instructions will guide the reader to create a pair of socks that fit like a glove! Plus, readers will enjoy 12 sock patterns, including traditional, beginner, and unusual styles, such as wool-lined slipper socks, sandal socks and more.

About the Author

Dorothy T. Ratigan's career in fiber arts spans thirty years. As a shop owner she sold needlecraft supplies and taught classes in knitting, crewelwork, crochet, needlepoint, weaving, bargello, embroidery, and cross-stitch. One of her designs is featured in The Vogue Knitting Book.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st January 2009


Dorothy T. Ratigan

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IMPACT Books an imprint of F&W Publications Inc


112 pages


Knitting & crochet



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