I Think it wouldn't be stretchy enough to be a nice sock....why don't you make some socks in worsted weight yarn to make them good and cozy?
Ariann Cardigan in Brown Sheep Cotton Fleece - 11 inches and two buttonholes done!
Tomato from No Sheep for You in Cotton Ease - nearly done! One sleeve left.
Tuscany from NSFY in Elsebeth Lavold Silky Wool - it's working up beautifully.
Montego Bay Scarf from Summer 07 IK Knits in Sea Silk - an indulgent knit
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The problem with felted wool is that it doesn't stretch. So if you felted a sock, it would have to be wide enough for the heel to fit through the whole sock, and that would sag or gap rather badly. I second Chrissie's idea of making socks with worsted wool - that way, they'll be nice and thick, but they'll fit well.
The sock that brendajos pictured is VERY similar to the felted slipper socks in Cat Bordhi's book on circular sock knitting. I made myself a pair according to her pattern, and it took two skeins of lopi yarn.
this is very cool, it was my boyfriend that was requesting them, i think this might work. My only problem is where is the actual sock pattern that you speak of, this just seems to be instructions of what to do with the socks afterwards.