Prettyish Wilderness Socks Knitting Pattern Download
These socks are inspired by the garden surroundings in Pride and Prejudice when Lady Catherine de Bourgh comes to forbid Elizabeth Bennet from marrying Mr. Darcy, demanding they take a walk in the prettyish kind of a little wilderness on one side of your lawn.
Finished Size: 7 (8, 9)" (will stretch to fit foot circumference 7½ (8½, 9½)", leg length 6".
Yarn: Shibui Knits Sock (100% superwash Merino; 191 yd [175 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]) # 7495 wasabi, 2 skeins.
Needles: 1½ (2.5 mm): set of 5 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Gauge: 32 sts and 52 rnds = 4" in St st.
Originally Published: Jane Austen Knits Fall 2012