Delbert 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.

The cables on these socks twist and turn like twistyturny things – make sure you don’t miss a trick!

Yarn: Green Version: Leading Men Fiber Arts, Spotlight (80% superwash Bluefaced Leicester wool, 20% nylon; 384m 400yds per 100g skein) 1 skein in Dirty Truce

Purple Version: Whimsy Sokkusu O max (100% superwash merino; 495m 541yds per 150g skein) 1 skein in Man of Rock

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.

Tension: 36 sts and 50 rounds = 10cm 4in over st st
14 sts = 3cm 1¼in over p2, 10 sts of cable pattern, p2
32 rounds = 5.5cm 2¼in over cable pattern

Sizes: Small (Medium, Large)
To fit foot circumference: 20.5 (23, 25.5) cm 8 (9, 10) in
Actual foot circumference of sock (unstretched): 16.5 (19, 21) cm 6½ (7½, 8¼) in
Length of leg to top of heel flap: 14cm 5½in
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.