Fanny Price socks by Ambrose Smith

Fanny Price socks

June 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette in the round, blocked
US 1 - 2.25 mm
300 - 400 yards (274 - 366 m)
1, 2, 3
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The Fanny Price socks are the second pair in the Mansfield Park Collection, based on Jane Austen’s classic novel.They are knit cuff down, in the round, with a heel flap and gusset and a wedge toe. An interesting lace row is knit between several stockinette rows, making this sock simple but addicting. A play on the usual slip stitch heel adds lots of texture and is a fun alternative to the usual heel-stitch heel flap. Written and charted instructions are included. All measurements are listed in inches and centimeters.

Stress Knits Yarns, Favorite Sock, 1 skein in the “No Hard Feelings” colorway

2.25 mm/US 1 needles or whatever size needed to get gauge

8 stitches x 12 rows = 1 in or 2.5 cm in stockinette in the round, blocked

Size is based on circumference, not length.To stay on your foot, socks need negative ease. Pick a size about 1 inch or 2.5 cm less than the circumference of your foot. The length is adjustable.
1: 7 in or 18 cm
2: 8 in or 20 cm
3: 9 in or 23 cm

Stitch markers (optional)
Darning/Tapestry needle

Skill Level
Advanced beginner to Intermediate

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