These ankle-height socks are soft and squishy, with a bit of texture for interest. Tuck them into oxfords or show them off in sandals.
Designer Tian Connaughton
Yarn used Lorna’s Laces Solemate (55% superwash merino wool, 30% Outlast viscose, 15% nylon; 425 yd [389 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): la regina, 1 skein.
Hook U.S. size C/2 (2.75 mm) crochet hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Tools St markers (m); yarn needle.
Sizes 8 (8¾)” foot circumference, 9″ long foot (adjustable), 6″ tall leg. Socks shown measure 8″.
Gauge 28 sts and 24 rnds = 4″ in sc; 32 sts and 24 rnds = 4″ in crisscross patt, unblocked.