Les Socks by Dawn Henderson

Les Socks

May 2020
Light Fingering ?
32 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in Instep Pattern
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
200 - 400 yards (183 - 366 m)
1 (2, 3, 4)
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The Les Socks are the sassy sister of the Lyne socks and perfect for summer wear. Worked from the top down, they begin with a fun, but simple, bobbled cuff and a textured lace ribbing is featured on the instep. Instructions are included for a basic heel flap and gusset. A slightly rounded toe is worked at the end, and the toe is grafted closed with the kitchener stitch.

1 (2, 3, 4)

Finished circumference: 7 (8, 9, 10) in / 17 (20, 22, 25) cm.

Choose the size that gives you 0-0.5 in / 0-1.27 cm negative ease.

200-450 yards /182-411 meters fingering weight yarn.

2.5 mm / US 2 (or needle size to obtain gauge)

This pattern is written for the magic loop technique, but can easily be worked using other preferred circular methods.

32 sts x 44 rounds = 4 x 4 in / 10 x 10 cm (instep pattern).

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