Lace-Rib Socks by Karen Kahane
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Lace-Rib Socks

September 2007
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
30 stitches = 4 inches
in pattern stitch, see notes
US 0 - 2.0 mm
320 - 350 yards (293 - 320 m)
Women's Medium
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Description from calendar:
These lacy socks offer a bit of ribbing for stay-up stretch while an easy four-row repeat pattern makes for an interesting knitting experience.

GAUGE: 15 sts = 2 inches in pattern st. (lace-rib stitch is stretchy, so this is approximate); 35 sts to 4 inches in stockinette.

NOTE: Often on the same sock you will find there are different gauges, especially when there are lace pattern stitches. So the tighter gauge was measured on the plain stockinette sole portion of the foot, and the looser gauge on the lace part. The lace-rib pattern is stretchy and forgiving.

Featured on Feb 4 & 5 calendar pages

Additional sizing info:
US Size 6 foot = 13 lace pattern repeats;
US Size 7 = 14 repeats
US Size 8 = 15 - 16 repeats
US Size 9 = 17 repeats