Daisy Field Socks by Maria Leigh

Daisy Field Socks

by Maria Leigh
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Knitting
July 2014
Light Fingering ?
31 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch on smaller needles
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
880 yards (805 m)
7½ (8½, 9¼)" (19 [21.5, 23.5] cm) foot circumference and 9 (10, 11)" (23 [25.5, 28] cm) long from back of heel to tip toe.
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Love variegated colorways in yarn? Love not how they can pool in socks? Break up pools of a mottled yarn with a contrasting solid or semi-solid with a simple cluster stitch.

FINISHED SIZE 7½ (8½, 9¼)“ (19 21.5, 23.5 cm) foot circumference and 9 (10, 11)” (23 25.5, 28 cm) long from back of heel to tip toe. Foot length is adjustable. Socks shown measure 7½“ (19 cm).

YARN Malabrigo Sock (100% superwash merino wool; 440 yd 402 m/3½ oz 100 g): #806 impressionist sky (MC; blue) and #416 indiecita (CC; variegated), 1 skein each.

NEEDLES U.S. sizes 2 (2.75 mm) and 3 (3.25 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS Markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

GAUGE 31 sts and 44 rows = 4” (10 cm) in St st on smaller needles; 36 sts and 42 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in cluster st on larger needles.