Category: Personal Sock Club 2009

Waffle House Socks

>Waffle House Socks Pattern: David’s Toe-Up Sock Cookbook with Waffle House stitch pattern inserted into the formula.Yarn: 56g of Opal Petticoat 1251 & 19g of Stylecraft 4ply in Navy.Needles: 2x 2.25mm circularsMethod: Toe upTime taken to knit: August 3rd 2009 – September 19th 2009 The blocked shot! Both yarns were given to me in swaps […]

>Finally February Socks…..

>After 3 attempts I’ve finally made a pair of socks with the beautiful Koigu yarn I received as part of the Hot Socks Swap. . My first attempt last year was a disaster as was my second. But finally I’m happy with the combination of yarn & pattern: Diagonal Lace Socks Pattern: David’s Toe Up […]

>Purple Progress

> The heels have been turned + I’m now working up the legs…

>Sock update

>Diagonal Lace Socks in Purple Koigu I finally settled on Diagonal Lace Socks by Wendy Knits and am really pleased with the combination of yarn and pattern. The construction of the sock is almost identical to David’s Toe up Sock Cookbook but without the maths so I’m using the pattern stitch & the maths from […]

>Now the fun begins…

>Toe up sock toes in purple Koigu and I get to choose the pattern!

>Some knitting

>I’ve been knitting a bit over the past month or so but DH has been so busy with the house that photos have been unavailable. However today he was a star took loads for me. First up my failed February socks (again): ‘Not to be’ Embossed Leaves My spi is 8.6 & my feet are […]

>Koigu joy

>At the weekend DD very kindly put her hand into a bag and chose my February ‘Personal Sock Club’ yarn: My February Personal Sock Club yarn and this is what she chose: Purple Koigu KPM I already knew my gauge with this yarn as I’d previously attempted to make Laburnum but it wasn’t to be. […]

>An update on knitting…

>well almost. So far this month I’ve been finishing stuff & knitting little things. Little things to be worn by little people, a very new little person to be exact. However two WIP’s are still OTN and another yet to be cast on so photos will happen in another post. In the meantime I have […]