Nothing is quite so cute as the teeny tininess of a newborn baby’s plump, little feet. In ode to those precious paws, we’ve use our softest, finest merino yarn to knit these teeny socks adorned with tiny cables.

Knit Layette Socks | Purl Soho

Although small, these Knit Layette Socks are filled with pretty details, and in Line Weight’s beautiful colors, they also pack a punch. This project is so mini, you can pick a handful of colors like you’re picking flowers. The more the merrier!

Knit Layette Socks | Purl Soho

Knit Layette Socks are the perfect gift for all those expecting a newcomer this spring. Like tulips on their stems, top off a new babe’s stalks with these pretty, little socks! -Laura

Knit Layette Socks | Purl Soho

PS: Our Knit Layette Socks are just one of three patterns included in our Knit Layette Pattern. You’ll also find a matching cardigan and hat, each made from our Line Weight yarn and accented with timeless cables. Want to make the whole set in classic Heirloom White with mother-of-pearl buttons? Buy the Kit!

Knit Layette Socks | Purl Soho

Materials

Gauge

36 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch with larger needles

Sizes

0-3 (3-6) months

  • Finished Foot Circumference: 4 1⁄4 inches
  • Finished Leg Circumference: 4 1⁄4 inches
  • Finished Foot Length: 3 1⁄2 (3 3⁄4) inches
  • Finished Height from Heel to Top of Cuff: 3 3⁄4 inches

Samples: The socks pictured here are Size 0-3 months.

Pattern

Knit Layette Socks | Purl Soho

You can find this sock pattern in our Knit Layette Pattern, available as either a hard copy or PDF download. The pattern also includes instructions for the little cardigan and hat, pictured above!

Another Option!

Knit Layette Socks | Purl Soho

Drawn to the heirloom quality of three-piece ensemble? Purchase our Knit Layette Kit, available in Heirloom White! It includes the pattern booklet, full of helpful instructions and photos, plus two skeins of Purl Soho’s incredibly soft Line Weight merino yarn, and a collection of pretty mother-of-pearl buttons.

Knit Layette Socks | Purl Soho