An American in China socks are the perfect walking around the house socks.
They are knit with:
Yarn weight DK / 8 ply (11 wpi)
Gauge 25 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch
Needle size US 4 / 3.5 mm
Yardage 280 - 280 yards
An American in China on ravelry. I have these in my queue.