Capturing the essence of the Giants Causeway (a World Heritage site), “Irish Shoal Socks” feature a unique spiraling lace design on the leg that transitions to the instep.
Knit cuff down in the round, this pattern is both written and charted (the leg design is charted only). The PDF download link is provided in your payment confirmation email.
Project sizing & materials:
- Finished Foot Circumference: 7 1/2 inches (stretches to 8 1/2 inches)
- Finished Leg Length: 6 inches from cast on to ankle
- Yarn: Three Irish Girls Carys BFL Sock* (sock/fingering weight; 100% wool; 490 yds/115g per skein) ~ 1 skein
- US 2 (3.5mm) set of 5 dpns*, or size to obtain gauge
*TIG has discontinued this yarn. Any sock yarn can be substituted, you will need approximately 450 yds.
*This design can be adapted to use the two circular needles or magic loop techniques instead of dpns.
Note: Each pattern link is valid for three downloads. Please save the pdf file to your computer. Purchasing & return information can be found here: Purchasing from DRD.