A Thousand Forests by Jo Shaw

A Thousand Forests

by Jo Shaw
Knitting
June 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
36 stitches and 50 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
328 - 437 yards (300 - 400 m)
To fit 7[8,9,10]"
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A beautiful lace pattern worked in the round in standard 4ply/fingering weight sock yarn. The stitch pattern is reminiscent of acorns and the pattern name is inspired by a quote by the American Poet, Ralph Waldo Emerson. “The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn”

YARN: Homespun Wonders Yorkshire Dale Sock (100g; 437yds [400m]; 75% merino, 25% nylon) 4ply/fingering;
1[1,1,1] hanks, colour Ice Blue

SIZE: Small [Medium,Large,Extra Large]
To fit 7[8,9,10]“/ 18[20,23,25]cm foot circumference.
Finished dimensions = 6 1/4 [7 1/4,8,9]”/ 16[18.25,20.25,22.75]cm circumference.

Originally designed for A Good Yarn’s Sock Club 2018.

Tech edited and test knitted.