So remember how I said I was feeling attacked by toe-up socks? I’m not anymore, but I’ve also decided to move back to top-down for the time being and revisit toe-up later. I got a sock pattern that fit in circumference, by changing sock patterns to one that had a smaller size written into it. … Continue reading Toe-Up Sock Update…sort of.
Hey y’all, sorry for the slight radio silence, was March hectic or what? I’m still knitting, still crocheting, still desperately struggling to make it out of a craft store without more yarn (today I was at JoAnn, and walked out with some nice green yarn for a pair of Jack of the Green socks, plus a pattern … Continue reading Still Alive!
I’m on my second pair of 7 Pairs in 2017 handknit socks, and they’re also one of my goals for NaKniCroMo 2017: knit a pair of toe-up socks. I chose a really cute pattern with a little swirling whirlpool-esque detail. I paired it with most of a ball of dyed-to-order sock yarn, in a Halloween-exclusive colorway that also happened to … Continue reading I Came Here to Knit a Nice Pair of Socks, and I’m Honestly Feeling SO ATTACKED Right Now.
Not only are they the first finished pair of socks in my 7 Pairs of Socks in 2017 challenge, they’re my very first identical socks! I honestly feel like I just leveled up my knitting skills, even if all I did was use two balls of Felici that started at the same point in the … Continue reading Finished Object Feature: The Watcher on the Walls Socks
I’m combining my wealth of sock yarn and my love of finished socks to challenge myself to knit more socks. And writing about it! Continue reading 7 Pairs in 2017: My Own Sock Challenge