Florens £3.75


The dainty Florens socks weave a delicate floral pattern in twisted stitch cables from the toes up, ending with a picot cuff.

Keep your toes warm and pretty whilst riding a broom with these sumptuous socks. 

Florens is a pattern from Beautiful Knits for Beautiful Sticks book.


To fit foot circumference: 20.5 (23, 25.5) cm / 8 (9, 10) in

Designed to be worn with 0 cm/in ease, around the ball of the foot.

Foot length and leg height is customizable


4ply weight yarn shown in:

Lichen and Lace 80/20 sock: 80% merino, 20% nylon, 335 m (365 yds) in 100g, colour way Beach Glass

300 (370, 450) m / 330 (400, 490) yds
Note: If working a longer leg or foot, please ensure additional yardage is available.

Needles & Notions:

2.5 mm (US 1.5) needles for small diameter circular knitting

2 stitch markers

Cable needle

Tapestry needle


 32 sts x 46 rows in 10 cm x 10 cm (4 in x 4 in) measured over St st

Skills required:

Knit and purl stitches

Casting on and off

Increases and decreases

Knitting in the round

Following cable chart or written instructions

Short rows (instructions given in pattern)

Magic loop cast-on (tutorial here)

Pattern information:

Originally published September 2015.

Current version: Florens_v1.0.pdf

PDF file size: 720kb

Blog post with more information can be found here

Technical Editor: Gwen Wagner-Adair

Model: Ellen Scarlett-Ryan

Photography: Joelle Trousdale


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