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. 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 GAUGE 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.