Florence

Hot chocolate lovers on thundery days need Florence socks to accompany their thick warm cups of deliciousness.

In fact, they’re so good that your Florence socks may also bring the added benefit of warmth, calm and a splash of special!

Begin at the top and wind your way down Florence’s striking cables and over her quilted leg. You’ll create a comfy heel flap before turning the corner, and hey presto! Quickly finding yourself choosing between two fantastic toes to finish.

Including both charts and written instructions, Florence is the ideal sock pattern for knitters wanting a quick and fun project.

$14 NZD

SIZES

Small (Medium, Large)

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Leg circumference (unstretched): 6.25 (7.25, 8.5)”/16 (18.5, 21.5) cm.

Leg height (from top of heel flap): approx. 6.5 (7, 7.5)”/16.5 (18, 19) cm.

NEEDLES & NOTIONS

US 2.5/3 mm and US 3/3.25 mm sock needles. US 3/3.25 mm cable needle.

Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.

5 stitch markers, wool needle, stitch holder or waste yarn (for putting top-of-foot sts on hold).

YARN

2 skeins of Dreamfire Artisan Yarns DK

(75% Merino, 25% nylon; 229 yds/210 m per 100g skein) in “Mid Expresso”.

If substituting yarn: approx. 492 yds/450 m of DK/8ply yarn for largest size.

GAUGE

20-st cable panel = 2.5”/6.5 cm wide.

26 sts and 40 rnds = 4”/10 cm in quilt stitch, in the round with US 3/3.25 mm needles, after blocking.