Bed Sock in Lemon Pattern Fancy Knit Stripe

These soft and cozy bed socks seem like the perfect example of Victorian luxury. The pattern is an allover openwork rib, even on the bottom of the foot, that yields a very stretchy and comfortable pair of sleeping socks.

Approx Date: 
1896
Designer: 
Nancy Bush
Sock Type: 
Historical
Yarn: 
Fingering
Needles: 
US 2
Stitches/Inch: 
11 (in pattern)
Pattern Source: 

Knitting Vintage Socks & Stockings