Basic Toe-Up Crochet Socks Pattern
This crochet pattern by Nicole Cormier is a great starting point for anyone interested in learning how to make crochet socks. Explain that the toe design is ideal because you can try it on the fly and easily see if you are doing the very large or very small stocking. It includes instructions for four different sizes of socks. It also includes several recommendations for stocking yarn so you have options.