Breezy // top-down lace socks
Easy, breezy ‚Ä¶ that's how the lace flows down the leg of these charming socks. Perfect for the beginner sock knitter, these cuff-down socks offer just the right amount of patterning to keep interest without overwhelm.
- yarn: 1 skein SweetGeorgia Yarns Mohair Silk Sock in Endless Summer (437 yd / 400 m per 3.5 oz / 100 g skein; 50% superwash merino wool, 20% nylon, 15% kid mohair, 15% silk)
needles: Size 2 US / 2.75 mm circular needles, 32" / 80 cm for magic loop
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
gauge: 32 sts and 44 rows = 4" / 10 cm in St st and Jacquard stitch, in the round, blocked
For accurate sizing, always take time to check finished gauge.
finished measurements: Foot circumference: 4 _ (6, 7 _, 9)" / 11.5 (15, 19, 23) cm
Foot length is adjustable
Choose the size that is approx 10% smaller than your actual foot circumference.
Pattern includes a 4-page PDF (both written and charted)
We hope to cover all the bases this month in celebration of Socktober: a beginner sock knitting course (stay tuned to the SOS site), and yarn specials!