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McIntosh Boot Socks

Knitting
September 2012
DK / 8 ply (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
382 yards (349 m)
one size, see notes

The cables in these socks remind me of windswept, winding roads- perfect for an afternoon of “leaf-peeping” in the countryside. The alpaca content in the Felted Tweed yarn softens the look of the cables and seed stitch without compromising stitch definition or texture. The legs are tapered along the sides in the seed-stitch panels so that the cable panel remains intact. The result is a streamlined look with a perfect fit!

Size: About 8 3/4” (22 cm) foot circumference, slightly stretched, 9 1/2” (24 cm) foot length, and 10 1/4” (26 cm) upper leg circumference. To fit women’s U.S. size 8 to 10 shoe.