These lacy socks feature a pretty fern diamond pattern around the leg and extending over the beginning of the instep. The pattern then transitions to stockinette to ensure a comfortable fit over the foot.
The pattern includes detailed instructions and charts. These socks are worked from the top down.
Size: small/medium; length adjustable Yarn Requirements: 394 yards (360 meters) fingering weight yarn Needles: 2.75 mm (US 2) double point needles Gauge: 7.5 stitches = 1 inch in stockinette
Skills/Techniques Required: basic sock knitting skills following charted stitch patterns simple lace grafting using kitchener stitch