Dance All Night Slouch Socks

I finally knit myself a proper pair of socks.  They are Fiddle Knit’s Dance All Night Slouch Socks, and you can get the pattern from Knit Picks for $1.99.  It’s a fun pattern, but it does require some knowledge in sock knitting before tackling it.  As I have mentioned in my project details on various […]

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Stupid Sock Creatures

A few weeks ago, my husband and I were at our local Barnes and Noble rummaging through the clearance books.  One book caught my eye.  It was Stupid Sock Creatures by John Murphy.  I was intrigued. I bought the book.  At a couple of bucks, why not?  Besides being an utterly hilarious book, Murphy provides […]

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My first real sock! Huzzah!

Yes!  My first real, turned-heel sock!  It wasn’t as scary as I thought it would be!  I just followed the directions, took my time, and soon I had a sock!  On to sock number two now….. I am knitting two pairs of socks for my friend, Chester as a part of a trade/swap/payment thing. It […]

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Finished Socks and Other Stuff

I finished my Doctor Who socks with the Felici Time Traveler yarn from Knit Picks.  They are comfy and have delegated to bedtime socks as they just tube socks.  I love the self-striping and the colors.  I do miss the green that was originally in Tom Baker’s scarf, but I appreciate Knit Picks’ thoughtfulness as […]

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Tube Socks!

Rats, I’m not going to be able to go back to the PA Renaissance Faire this year, but I did make some lovely socks from that lovely sock yarn from the KareDan Farming Initiative!  They are just tube socks, but here are my feet modeling them.  I wear them to bed because they are so […]

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