Designed by Debra Kinsey Knits
The Ophelia Lace & Cable socks are designed in a fingering weight luxury yarn, Luxurious Fusion Yarn 50g ( blend of silk, merino, linen and fine baby alpaca), are worked from the top of the cuff down to the toe, in a lace and cable stitch pattern and a heel flap. They require at least intermediate knitting skills including a kitchener stitch technique.
Two adult sizes: small (medium, large) - choose size that will stretch to fit your foot. Socks are intended to be worn with approx. 2-3cm negative ease. Length measurements (to leg and/or foot) may be adjusted but may require additional yarn than stated. All measurements are approximate.
- Leg length from ankle: 16 (17, 18) cm
- Foot length: 23 (25, 27) cm
- Calf circumference: 19 (21, 23.5) cm
- Foot circumference 19 (21, 23.5) cm
Gauge of pattern is 34 sts and 44 rows over 10cm stocking stitch swatch using 2.25mm needles.
Quantity of Yarn required (based on Luxurious Fusion Yarn with 166m per 50g ball) : 2 hanks or 330 metres of 4ply fingering sock yarn
Needles & Notions: 2.25mm double pointed needles, stitch markers, yarn needle
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