RANDOM HOUSE-Potter Craft Books: Socks from the Toe Up: essential techniques and patterns. Sock knitting has never been easier or more fun. Whether you are new to knitting or a veteran Socks from the Toe Up will have your tootsies covered in no time. Start off on the right foot with these tried and true techniques, expert advice and beautiful patterns. Author: Wendy D. Johnson (Wendy Knits). Softcover: 126 pages. Imported.