Order and knit now, ready to use in December!
Options 1 and 2 may be back-ordered when out of stock.
Option 3 may not be back-ordered, but will be restocked.
The Advent Calendar consists of 25 mini socks, which may be knitted solid, striped, or colour blocked with the yarn provided, and may be left plain, or be embellished with embroidered numbers or any other means. They are intended to be suspended from a loop as a tree decoration, or with a small peg from a ribbon or string, such as those used to display cards. Small favours such as wrapped sweets or chocolates can be inserted to complete the calendar.
The kit includes:
An original fivemoons written pattern to knit a mini sock;
Enough fivemoons 4-ply yarn to make 25 mini socks, with enough left over for some embellishment;
A mini blocker to fit the socks.
You will need:
Crochet hook (optional)
Ribbon or tape, and mini pegs (optional)
Further materials for embellishment such as beads, sequins, fancy embroidery threads, etc (optional)
Option 1: 25 x 5g mini skeins of fivemoons Luna plus 4ply in a rainbow selection of colours from the Solids range (75% superwash merino wool, 25% nylon; 425m/100g) giving 125g of yarn (531.25m). £32
Option 2: 13 x 10g mini skeins of fivemoons Luna plus 4ply in a rainbow selection of colours from the Solids range (75% superwash merino wool, 25% nylon; 425m/100g) giving 130g of yarn (552.55m) £32
Option 3: 25 x 5.3g mini skeins of various fivemoons 4-ply yarns, including Artemis (75% superwash merino, 20% nylon, 5% silver stellina), Diana (50% superwash merino, 50% silk), Chandra Sock (70% merino, 20% yak, 10% nylon), and Tsukuyami (70% baby alpaca, 20% silk, 10% cashmere), at 100g/400m, giving approximately 133g of yarn (531.25m). There will be a mix of multicoloured and solid yarns across a range of yarn bases. £37
Please note that the pictures are representative, not a direct depiction of what you will receive.
75% superwash merino wool, 20% nylon, 5% silver stellina100g (400m/437yd)Machine washable, but for best results hand wash cold. Available in both ‘solid’ and One-Of-A-Kind colour variants, dyed in small batches. A high...
50% superwash merino wool, 50% silk 100g (400m/437yd) A smooth plied yarn with great softness, lustre and drape, Diana is perfect for making silky smooth garments to go against the skin,...
75% superwash merino wool, 25% nylon50g (212m/232.5yd)Machine washable, but for best results hand wash cold.Classic sock yarn kettle dyed in ‘solid’ colours which may contain variations in shade or intensity...