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My mom was a crafter so I guess crafting is just in my genes. I can sew, quilt, crochet, tat, embroider and needlepoint but knitting is my passion. I rarely go a day without spending some quality ...

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Dilithium Crystals

from Tabitha's Heart
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Dilithium Crystals
Dilithium Crystals
Dilithium Crystals
Dilithium Crystals
Dilithium Crystals

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Small diameter knitting in the round
  • Basic top-down sock construction
  • Picking up stitches
  • Basic lace
  • Increases
  • Decreases
  • Chart reading a plus
  • Grafting (kitchener stitch) or 3-needle bind off

Pattern Description:

This lacy sock is feminine and a bit flirty when worn with your favorite skirt or dress. The diamond pattern, named for the dilithium crystals that power starships of the future, flows in and out to flatter the curves of your legs.

Pattern comes in three versions - mild, spicy and extra-spicy depending on the level of challenge you want in your knitting. Pattern is suitable for the adventurous advanced beginner to intermediate knitter. Written instructions with charts for lace panels.


32 stitches and 48 rows per 4 in/10 cm in stockinette stitch knitted in the round

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • One size - fits most teens to adults
  • Fits foot circumference 7.5 - 9 in/19 - 23 cm
  • Leg and foot length can be customized.
  • Finished foot circumference of 8 in/20 cm will fit feet 7.5 in/19 cm smaller to 9 in/23 cm depending on desired snugness.


  • ~400 yd/366 m Fingering weight sock yarn
  • US 1.5/ 2.50 mm circular or double pointed knitting needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle
  • Stitch markers

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