Knitted top-down and in the round, these cabled legwarmers are both stylish and cozy. I love the way they look peeping out from the tops of my boots. Designed to be worn with the IONA dress, they also work well as armwarmers. The fella has demanded that he keep these legwarmers for himself - I hope we won't get into fights over who gets to wear them! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Knit, purl, cables, cast on, bind off, knitting in the round. GAUGE 22 stitches x 31 rows = 4"/10cm worked in Stockinette Stitch, in the round using US 4/3.5mm knitting needles Or size needed to obtain gauge. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Ankle Circumference: 8"/20cm relaxed, 14"/36cm stretched. Thigh Circumference: 11"/28cm relaxed, 21"/53cm stretched. Finished Length: 25"/ 63.5cm standard, 23"/58.5cm petite.