Scalesia is a simple lace, toe-up sock pattern featuring striped fagoting, spaced with rib for a snug fit, and a short row heel. It was designed for the speckle-style colorways commonly found among indie dyers, but subtle variegated, tonal, or solid colorways will also work.
Women’s M[L] (shown in size L)
To fit foot circumference of 8 inches
Finished Measurements: 7 inches unstretched
350 yards of fingering-weight yarn, a sock blend (wool and nylon) recommended
US1/2.25mm needles, for however you knit in the round, or size needed to get gauge
9 stitches per inch in stockinette
The total stitch count per sock is 64sts. Foot circumference could be easily modified by adding or subtracting pattern repeats (8sts per repeat).