Fine Stockings

Lisa Jacobs
From Jane Austen Knits 2014

FINISHED SIZE 8 (8½, 9)" foot circumference, 11¼ (12¼, 13¼)" circumference above the knee, 25 (25¾, 26¼)" long from top of cuff to bottom of heel flap, and 8¾ (9¼, 9¾)" long from back of heel to tip of toe; to fit woman’s U.S. shoe size 7 (8½, 10). Foot length is adjustable. Stockings shown measure 8".
YARN Spud & Chloe Fine (80% superwash wool, 20% silk; 248 yd [227 m]/2¼ oz [65 g]): #7807 tutu, 4 skeins.
NEEDLES Stockings—size 2 (2.75 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Ribbing—size 1 (2.25 mm): set of dpn. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
NOTIONS Markers (m); stitch holders; cable needle; tapestry needle.
GAUGE 32 sts and 40 rnds = 4" in St st on larger needles.

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