The Boba Time! Mini socks were designed as a companion pattern to the adult version. This version is super speedy and fun to knit up for your favorite boba-loving child or babies who will grow up to be boba loving children. Knit a gradient version to achieve the perfect Thai Iced Tea gradient, or knit a solid with a contrasting mini for plain milk tea with boba. The gradient version is perfect for stash busting as it’ll use up all those odds and ends and create the perfect rainbow drink. Change the colors to achieve other drinks, such as matcha latte, strawberry milk tea, or taro milk tea. The world’s your colorwork oyster!
Gauge: 32 stitches x 46 Rnds = 4×4”/10x10cm worked in stockinette stitch knit in the round, unblocked
Sizes: Baby (Toddler, Child) with finished foot circumference of 5 (5.5, 6.5) “ / 12.5 (14, 16.5) cm. Both the foot length and leg length are adjustable
Suggested Needles: Size US1.5 / 2.5mm in preferred method for knitting in the round for small circumference, such as small circulars, DPN, or magic loop; if using small circulars, DPN’s are required in the same size for the heel flap and the toe
Notions: 2 stitch markers, plus one unique marker for BOR, tapestry needle
MC1-MC5: Scraps or minis, to total 120 (180, 240) yds / 110 (165, 220) meters of fingering weight yarn
MC: 120 (180, 240) yds / 110 (165, 220) meters of fingering weight yarn
CC: 100 yds / 91 meters of fingering weight yarn