Winding Way Socks - by Emily Wessel
The medieval heart of Edinburgh is built on a hill, and is crowned by a fairytale castle. Stone staircases, enclosed in narrow wynds and closes create mysterious passages which ascend the hill. The geometric lace pattern which adorns these socks is inspired by these staircases.
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Note: this pattern includes charted lace instructions only, the chart is not written out.
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Adult Small (Medium, Large)
Foot circumference: 7.5 (8, 8.5) inches
Length of cuff and foot are adjustable
360 (380, 400) yards sock weight yarn
(sample shown in Old Maiden Aunt Bluefaced Leicester 4ply in ‘buttermint’)
30 sts / 4” in stockinette stitch
US #1 / 2.25mm
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