Orville 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.

An afterthought heel and zigzagging rib pattern creates a pair of socks to love or for your love.

Yarn: Silver Version: Lornas Laces Solemate (55% merino, 30% rayon, 15% nylon; 389m 425yds per 100g skein) 1 skein in Dobson
Green Version: Easyknits Deeply Wicked (100% superwash merino; 400m 437yds per 100g skein) 1 skein in Moira
Small quantity of smooth 4ply waste yarn.

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

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 (20.5, 22.5) cm 7 (8, 9) in
Length of leg to top of heel flap: 16cm 6¼in
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.