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 […]Read More Dance All Night Slouch Socks
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 […]Read More Stupid Sock Creatures
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 […]Read More My first real sock! Huzzah!
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 […]Read More Finished Socks and Other Stuff
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 […]Read More Tube Socks!