These intricate socks combine lace, travelling cables and twisted stitches to create a complex design suggesting trailing vines and twisted tendrils. The pattern provides detailed instructions and numerous charts. The left and right socks are partial mirror images of each other. These socks are worked from the top down.
Size: adult woman Yarn Requirements: 450 yards (411 meters) fingering weight yarn Needles: 2,5 mm (US 1.5) double point needles; small cable needle Gauge: 8 stitches and 11.5 stitches = 1 inch in stockinette
Skills/Techniques Required: basic sock knitting skills following charted stitch patterns cables and simple lace grafting using kitchener stitch