Worked in the round, from the top down, these socks combine knit-purl textures and lace in an appealing design that’s easy to memorize and quick to knit. Knit them on double-pointed needles, or use Magic Loop or your favorite method for working socks from the top down.
Size: Women’s medium (64 stitches)
Finished Measurements: About 7.5 inches/19 cm foot circumference [will stretch to fit up to 9 inches/23 cm] and about 8.5 inches/22 cm foot length
Materials: --355 yds/325 m sock yarn. Sample shown was knit with Luna Grey Fiber Arts Altair [75% superwash merino wool, 15% nylon, 10% Tencel]; 380yd/347m per 3.53oz/100g skein, colorway: Elderberry. --US #1/2.25 mm set of 5 double-pointed needles OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE --Stitch marker, tapestry needle
Gauge: 16 sts/22 rnds = 2”/5 cm in stockinette stitch
Notes: --For a smaller size, try using smaller needles and/or light fingering weight yarn. For a larger size, substitute sportweight yarn and larger needles.
--Stitch patterns are provided in both written, line-by-line form and in charts.
NOTE: This listing is for a knitting pattern PDF with instructions for how to knit the socks. It is NOT for the socks themselves.