This free pattern has been removed 10/17/12. It may or may not return, but if it does, it will be tweaked and pdf’ed and available for an inexpensive $1.99 price.
Sometimes, A guy just needs something knit fancier for work. Let these office socks do all of the talking. Let's take those stockinette triangles, and kick them up a notch!
Yarn: Fingering weight yarn, 100% (soft) wool (about 420 yards)
Needles: Set of 4: size 3 US double pointed needles
Shoe size: 7-8 US for men & 8-9 US for women. However, you can easily make it longer by doing more "triangle pattern" repeats.
Cuff: If you follow the pattern exactly, the cuff stretches easily to fit a 12''-12 1/2'' circumfrance calf very comfortably.
Gauge: (doubling laceweight to make fingering...)8 stitches & 12 rows= 1''