Lilac Petals by Abbey Morris
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Lilac Petals

Knitting
December 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
290 - 380 yards (265 - 347 m)
small, medium, large
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Growing up there has always been lilacs in the garden. You know spring has arrived when they are in full bloom. When wet, windy weather was approaching, often the flowers were picked and brought inside, perfuming the whole house; so they wouldn’t get destroyed by the storm.

The lilac flower pattern alternates around the leg, down the instep and ending just before the toe. There is an option to have a single lace lilac flower on the heel or just a plain stockinette heel.

With these socks you can have lilacs all year round.

Size:
Small, (Medium), Large
Leg length: 6.75(6.75)7 inches
Circumference: 8(9)10 inches unstretched, 10(11.5)12.75 stretched

Yarn Requirements:
1 skein of FeatherBrush Yarns Sock (80% Wool, 20% nylon; 390 yards / 357 meters / 100g) in Pitch Slapped.
OR approx 290(310)380 yards of fingering yarn

Needles:
US 1.5 / 2.50mm set of DPNS

Other:
Tapestry Needle
Sock Blockers