Fernlike shells bloom along the tops and legs of these toe-up socks. The short-row heel slides right on, and the slip-stitch sole provides stretchy comfort.
Desinger Anastasia Popova
Finished Size 7.25 (8, 8.75)” foot circumference to fit women’s shoe size 6-7 (7-8, 8-9)/S (M, L); 9.5″ long. Sample shown measures 8″ (M).
Yarn Dream in Color Everlasting Sock (100% superwash Australian merino; 420 yd [384 m]/3.5 oz [100 g]): #701 gilt, 1 (1, 2) skeins.
Hook Toe, sole, heel: Size 3 mm steel hook; lace: Size 1.65 mm steel hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions St markers (m); yarn needle.
Gauge 16 sts and 22 rows = 2″ in sl st on larger hook; 24 sts and 13 rows = 2.75″ in gauge swatch patt on smaller hook.