If your feet feel a sudden desire to dance a jig, it may be free-spirited Clochán. The geometric pattern is an original lace design, evoking basalt cliffs and crashing waves. The socks are worked toe-up with a short row heel and stretchy twisted rib cuff.
The lace pattern is charted only.
Find tutorials for Judy’s Magic Cast On and Jeny’s Surprisingly Stretchy Bind Off at http://www.andreaknits.com/tutorials.html.
Foot Circumference: 7.5 (8.5) in/19 (21.5) cm
Foot Length Toe-to-Heel: 8.5 (8.75) in/21.5 (22) cm; length is easily adjustable Shown in size 7.5 in/19 cm
350 (400) yd/320 (366) m fingering weight yarn
Shown in Hazel Knits Entice MCN (70% Merino, 20% Cashmere, 10% Nylon; 400 yd/366 m per 115g skein) Color: Lochness; 1 skein
Gauge measurement should be taken after blocking.
36 sts/50 rounds = 4 in/10 cm in Stockinette stitch using larger needle
Needles & Notions
Needle Sizes are recommendations only. Always use needle size necessary to obtain gauge.
US #1/2.5 mm needle
US #2/2.75 mm needle
Judy’s Magic Cast On, increasing, working lace from charted instructions, short row shaping for heel, stretchy bind off