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Free knitted mini sock pattern!

free mini sock pattern from FreshStitches
Little knitted sweater and stocking ornaments/keychains are popping up all over the place… and I thought I needed to have one, too! A couple days ago, I knitted a miniature sock, and thought I’d share the pattern with all of you! Click here to download the pattern.

Miniature socks are a great project to do: they’re cute, quick, don’t take a lot of yarn, and they are a great starter to making full-sized socks. You get to practice all of the sock-making techniques (heel turning, decreasing for the gusset and toe), without the pressure of making sure it fits, or having to make a second one! Yay!

I made the sample socks using some leftover fingering weight yarn and size 2 needles, but the pattern works well for any weight yarn. It’s a wonderful way to use yarn scraps! My sock is about 3.5″ long (from cuff to toe), so you can expect a larger one if you use a worsted weight yarn.

I think it’s a fun little project, and I hope you enjoy!


  1. I love your little cute mini socks!

  2. Jennifer SAYS...

    I am going to try and make this as my first sock. If I can do it, I will move to larger socks and try your easy peasy pattern.

  3. Donna Knowles SAYS...

    i have tried to download this pattern, but its not letting me

    • Something went wrong with the link, but I’ve fixed it now. Please give it another try.