Spring Stroll by Amanda May

Spring Stroll

March 2009
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
women's medium (instructions given for customising size)
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(from pattern) These socks are perfect for walking through the woods on a brisk spring afternoon, or relaxing at home while the spring showers rain down outside. The gently slanting cables in these socks remind me of bare branches becoming covered with a new growth of leaves, and nature’s landscape as it changes through the seasons. They are easy enough for those attempting cables for the first time, and are a good introduction to cables as it is easy to see exactly how the stitches are being rearranged.

Contructed cuff-down using one ball of Opal Uni 4 ply. Cable pattern is both written and charted.