(verb: contract or cause to contract into wrinkles or folds)
A fun, easy going sock. The perfect travel knitting companion. Subtle texture and eyelets flow down the leg and onto the foot while squishy garter stitch envelopes the heel. These top down socks are a soothing knit and a great project for the adventurous beginner.
100grams of 4ply/Sock weight wool
2.5mm (US1.5) needles; for working in the round
2.25mm (US1) needles; for working in the round
Child (S, M, L)
Finished circumference (unstretched):
15 (17.5, 20, 22.5) cm / 6 (7, 8, 9)”
16 - 18 (18.5 – 20.5, 21 - 23, 23.5 – 25.5)cm / 6.25 - 7 (7.25 - 8, 8.25 - 9, 9.25 - 10)”
Note: the lace pattern is very stretchy. I would advise choosing the smaller size if you are unsure of which size to opt for.
36 sts and 44 rows to 10cm / 4” in stocking stitch worked in the round, blocked, using 2.25mm (US1)
32 sts and 44 rows to 10cm / 4” in lace pattern worked in the round, blocked, using 2.25mm (US1