Jolie Socks by Zsuzsanna Orthodoxou

Jolie Socks

Knitting
July 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
306 - 383 yards (280 - 350 m)
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6) See Sizing information below
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Please welcome Jolie, my toe-up sock design, which is a sister design to the cuff-down Gerda Socks. Both socks are worked in the delicate Rowan Leaves stitch pattern but from different directions.

Sizing information:
-1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6)
-or EU 36 (37, 38, 39, 40, 41) / UK 3.5 (4, 5, 5.5, 6.5, 7)
/ US 5 (5.5, 6.5, 7, 8, 8.5)
Please note, that shoe sizes may vary among shoe manufacturers.
Shoe sizes above are based on the following foot lengths: 22.5 (23, 24, 24.5, 25, 26) cm / 8.75 (9, 9.5, 9.75, 10, 10.25)”.

-or to fit a circumference measurement at the ball of the foot of 21.5 (22, 23, 23.5, 24, 24.5) cm / 8.5 (8.75, 9, 9.25, 9.5, 9.75)”

Finished sock circumference
19 (19.5, 20, 20.5, 21.5, 22) cm / 7.5 (7.75, 8, 8.25, 8.5, 8.75)” (Note: for a snug fit, the socks are intentionally about 2.5-3 cm / 1” smaller than the wearer’s foot circumference).

Finished sock foot length (adjustable)
21 (21.5, 22.5, 23, 23.5, 24.5) cm / 8.25 (8.5, 9, 9.25, 9.5, 9.75)” (Note: for best fit, the socks are intentionally 1.5 cm / 0.5” shorter than the wearer’s foot).


Finished sock leg length (adjustable)
20.5 cm / 8”


Skill level
You can do it!

Suggested yarn
2 skeins of Gründl Hot Socks Uni 50 yarn, in chocolate brown (10) colourway, 75% superwash merino wool, 25% polyamide, approx. 50 g / 210 m / 229 yds per skein;
or approx. 282 (296, 314, 329, 338, 353) m / 308 (323, 343, 359, 369, 386) yds of fingering or sock weight yarn that gives you gauge. (Yardage includes 15% of extra yarn).

Needles
2.25 mm / US 1
Sample made using 80 cm / 32” long circular needles, however choose the length according to your preference.
Please note that you will need another circular in the same size to separate the cuff stitches for the Tubular Bind-off.

Notions
• 3 stitch markers
• row counter
• blunt tapestry needle
• scissors
• sock blockers (not required but would be useful)

Gauge
32 stitches and 44 rounds = 10 cm / 4” over Stocking stitch. Gauge swatch worked on size 2.25 mm / US 1 needles, in the round. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. Measurements taken from flattened but unstretched fabric, after blocking.

The pattern has been professionally tech edited and test knitted.

The pattern is available for In - Store Sales.

Enjoy