The advent of printed yarns, those yarns where colour runs rampant throughout the skein, leads to many exciting new challenges for busy hands. This is a collection of six sock patterns developed for those busy hands using this newer yarn and they are certain to capture the imagination of many hand crafters. Great knitting is a sum of small parts. At first glance, some of these socks may not look particularly revolutionary, except for their colours, but they are full of small details that add up to very special socks. These patterns contain useful techniques, which may enhance your pleasure, not only in knitting socks, but also in other areas of your knitting life. Some of the techniques will also enhance the wearing of these beauties. Filled with tips, techniques and suggestions this is a book that will warm your feet, your hands and your heart. The advice on just knitting great socks will be worth the reading, but there is also plenty of information on yarn selection, needles, sizing and more. Detailed illustrations help at every step. Whether you plan to wear these treasures, or bestow them on others, this book will be a keepsake. A perfect gift for the knitter in your world, or for yourself.