With just a hint of nubby texture, the knit-and-purl stitch pattern in these socks is easy to follow, and the fabric of the leg grows fast on the needles. The angora/wool blend lends the fabric a plush feel and will felt slightly with wear, making these the perfect socks for a chilly morning walk.
- Intermediate difficulty – Knit, purl, short rows and working in the round.
- Finished foot circumference 5¼ (6, 6¾, 7¼, 8) in / 13.5 (15, 17, 18.5, 20.5) cm. Shown in size 6¾ in.
- MATERIALS AND NOTIONS 2 skeins of Classic Elite Yarns Lush (50% angora, 50% wool; 124yds/112m per 50g skein); #4490. (This yarn has been discontinued. Good substitutes include Naturally Sensation and Adriafil Carezza.) US #9 (5.5mm) set of dpns. Adjust needle size as needed to obtain correct gauge. 3 stitch markers, yarn needle.
- GAUGE 24 sts and 32 rnds = 4 in / 10cm in St st.