Bettie's lace Stockings adapted for Susie Q from Pat

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(Adapted from Bettie's Lace Stockings Spring 09 Interweave Knits) I knit as a Christmas 2010 gift for sister Susie. I adapted for sock weight not worsted and used Lorna's Shepherd Sock in charcoal. The original design had lace on the bottom of the foot. In my view this provides neither comfort or wearability. These are a toe-up design. I adjusted stitch count for smaller tension and worked one lace panel up centre of foot. After heel I switched to lace pattern all around. Susie

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