Category: SKS

>Yarn Over Cable

>My first FO of 2007: Yarn Over Cable socks Time taken to knit: December 25th to January 8th with a few interruptionsPattern: Yarn Over Cable from Sensational Knitted Socks Yarn: 100g Koigu Kersti Merino Crepe K8294 which was a gift from my friend CL in Canada Needles: 2 x Addi Turbo 3.5mm circulars Yarn Over […]

>fading sock

>I’m back at work now so haven’t done very much on my socks since my last post but am nearly ready to turn the heel. Just from trying the first sock on I’ve decided that I’m a heel flap kinda girl but needed to try them on myself to find that out. I just don’t […]

>Koigu play

>I’ve been playing with some of the fantastic yarn that I received for Christmas & cast on with the Koigu Kersti Merino Crepe for the Yarn Over Cable socks from Sensational Knitted Socks on Christmas day. Yarn Over Cable in Koigu Kersti Merino I have 100g of this DK yarn so chose a toe up […]

>Knitting World Cup completed

>All of our squad have completed their Knitting World Cup projects & we met up today in the park to compare notes: Manna Uknitted squad projects completed Piglottie made the French Market Bag & as our coach kept us motivated & kicked butts where necessary , Piglet created a beautiful Fair Isle beret which is […]

>1st sock nearly there….

>1st Oriel toe up sock

>Oriel evolves

>From this to this; which I think looks like a weird fish & was taken early yesterday evening Oriel – toe & sole to this: Oriel – toe, sole & heelthe state of play this morning after an evening spent with Piglottie Oriel – foot finished just the calf to go Result of an evening […]


>My Knitting World Cup project is Oriel from Sensational Knitted Socks . Oriel Susoolu taught me the Turkish Cast On & has been very supportive in my many attempts. I have now got the hang of reading the chart & am moving along nicely with it. My one concern is the heel but I’ll deal […]

>Mothers’ Day socks completed

>Mothers Day Garter Rib Socks Pattern: Garter Rib from Sensational Knitted Socks Yarn: Opal Sugar Almond Magic Yarn from Get Knitted2.5mm addi turbosStarted: 26th March 2006Finished: 26th April 2006 DD gave me the yarn for Mothers Day and apart from going wrong on the second sock when I was ill these socks have gone really […]

>Garter Rib Sock progress

>1st sock – Garter Stitch Rib in blue Opal Sugar Almond Magic Pattern: Garter Rib from Sensational Knitted Socks 2.5mm addi turbos The first sock fits really well after a little bit of adjustment. I followed the pattern only to find that my toes were a bit too snug, so tinked back & added an […]

>Mothering Sunday

>Bunch of Flowers Opal Sugar Almond Magic Yarn from Get Knitted card from DD (spelling isn’t her strong point) Tete-a-tete in the window box Crocuses in my front garden

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