Sugar Icing Socks
A simple and easy to remember lace repeat that mimics lines of beautiful piped icing for a decorative touch to these socks which are worked from the cuff down.
A full written pattern including, stitch abbreviations, a knitting chart for stitch pattern,
photos and links to other helpful tutorials
Basic stitches used throughout, with standard decreases.
Previous experience making socks may be useful.
100g of 4ply/fingering/sock weight yarn of your choice
I recommend a blend with at least 20% nylon or silk.
Cuffed (Above and below) / Pale pink heel and toe
Norah George Super Sock Set in ‘Never getting back together”
100g, 425m/465yds light fingering, 75% merino/25% nylon
Cuffless (below) / Solid pink
Plant & Stella Yui Fingering in ‘Rosé’
100g, 400m/425y fingering, 80%merino/20% nylon
Needle | 2.5mm circular needle (min 80cm recommended for magic loop)
Notions | Yarn needle
Size | Circumference:
Small: 17.5 cm (7”), Medium: 20 cm (8”), Large: 22.5 cm (9”)
Gauge | 7 stitches by 12 rows over 2.5cm (1”) in sugar icing pattern
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