Ernestine by Rachel Coopey


February 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
36 stitches and 50 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
S, M, L
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I’d love to see your progress/finished socks in the Coop Knits group.

This rib pattern works well for both men and women, and features an extended version of the openwork design on the foot.

Yarn: Blue Version: Babylonglegs Flump Merino Sock(100% superwash merino; 366m 400yds per 100g skein) 1 skein in Silver Surfer

Brown Version: Fyberspates Vivacious 4ply (100% superwash merino; 365m 399yds per 100g skein) 1 skein in Silver and Bronze

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

Tension: 36 sts and 50 rounds = 10cm 4in over st st
38 sts and 50 rounds = 10cm 4in over lace rib pattern (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): 18 (20, 22) cm 7 (7¾, 8¾) in
Length of leg to top of heel flap: 15cm 6in
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.