Decca by Rachel Coopey


February 2015
Light Fingering ?
36 stitches and 50 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
S, M, L
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Soothingly simple lace rib means these Decca socks are perfect for knitting or wearing while snuggled up on the sofa.

Yarn: John Arbon Textiles Exmoor Sock Yarn (85% Exmoor Blueface, 15% nylon; 400m 440yds per 100g skein) 1 skein in Blossom.

Needles: 2.5mm UK 13-12/US 1-2 80cm 32in circularneedles or DPNs (or size needed to get correct tension) Stitch markers, Tapestry needle.

Tension: 36 sts and 50 rounds = 10cm 4in over st st
20 sts = 4.5cm 1¾in over lace panel (unstretched)
24 rounds = 5cm 2in over lace panel (unstretched)

Sizes: Small (Medium, Large)
To fit foot circumference: 20.5 (23, 25.5) cm 8 (9, 10) in
Actual foot circumference of sock (unstretched): 17 (19, 22) cm 6¾ (7½, 8¾) in
Length of leg to top of heel flap: 14.5cm 5¾in
Foot length is fully adjustable within the pattern.

Pattern notes
The charted stitch patterns are also given as written
instructions at the end of the pattern.