I haven’t seen my first boyfriend in almost two decades but I still listen to The Eels, a band I ‘caught’ from him. This pattern is named for their Daisies of the Galaxy album, as both the socks and the album are for when you need something a little different but very easy going.
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The pattern includes both charts and written instructions for the lace panel in the socks. There is both a left and right version of the sock.
To fit foot circumference: 21.5 (22.5, 24) cm / 8.5 (9, 9.5) ins
Finished sock size: 19 (20, 21.5) cm / 7.5 (8, 8.5) ins
Banshee Yarns Yak Sock (400m / 100g), 1 skein.
Makes up to a UK Size 10.
Shown in: Lichen.
This pattern is suitable for many fingering weight sock yarns including common blends such as 425m 75% Wool/25% Nylon & 400m 80% Wool, 10%Cashmere, 10% nylon. It is mostly suitable to solid and semi solid colours although long repeat striped yarns may also be used. The pattern may disappear a little in heavily variegated yarns.
32 stitches and 44 rounds to 10 cm / 4 ins measured over the lace pattern and stocking stitch, blocked.
2.5mm Double Pointed Needles (DPNs) (or preferred sock needles)
Scissors, Darning Needle for ends, 4 Stitch Markers