Meaning blossom in Scottish Gaelic, Flùran is a fun and elegant sock pattern featuring a delicate floral lace pattern up the outside of each foot and leg. Knit from the toe up with a gusset and heel flap, these socks are the perfect mix of relaxing knit and engaging pattern. With four widths and flexible length fitting, these are a great pattern for everyone.
Flùran is the first pattern in my Four Seasons of Socks collection. Previous purchases from my Four Seasons collection will be deducted from the price of the eBook, so whether you buy one or two to try out first, or jump straight into the full ebook, you won’t pay more than the price of the ebook!
The pattern is fully written and the lace is also charted so whichever way you like to read your patterns, you’re covered! The pattern has been tech edited and test knitted. There’s a screenshot of the pattern, and a list of the stitches used at the bottom of the photos. You will also need to know how to do Judy’s Magic Cast-On and a stretchy bind off like Jeny’s Surprisingly Stretchy Bind-Off. A photo tutorial for German Short Rows is included in the pattern.
425 m (465 yds) of Fruitful Fusion Merino Nylon Sock (75% Wool, 25% Nylon, 465 yds/100g) in Washed Coral
2.5 mm (US 1.5) circular needles, 80 cm (32”) or longer or DPNs/prefered method for knitting in the round
3 stitch markers (per sock)
Yarn needle for sewing in ends
Sock blockers (optional)
32 stitches and 44 rows in 10 cm (4”) in stocking stitch in the round.
Small: 17.5 cm (7”) circumference Medium: 20 cm (8”) circumference Large: 22.5 cm (9”) circumference Extra Large: 25 cm (10”) circumference
The socks are designed to be worn with up to 0 - 2.5 cm (0 - 1”) of negative ease.