Category: socks

>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 […]


>Mini Knits

>My sock mojo had escaped me this month so I’ve busied myself with lots of little projects but before I reveal them I need to share some other small things that I’ve made & forgot to blog about: Round Dishcloth Pattern: Round DishclothYarn: Peaches & Creme Ombres Lilac OmbreNeedles: 4.5mmDates: 6th – 18th of October […]


>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 […]


Ongoing stuff & a lesson learned

My life has been a bit complicated in the past few months & it’s all starting to get a bit much. However I have resolved one ‘drain’ on my energy & found myself a new job I now have just one week left in my current employment & then two weeks off before I start […]


>Out of the Fire…..

>Toe up bed socks Yarn: Chameleon Colorworks Evolution in Flamingo Sunrise.Pattern: David’s Toe-Up Sock Cookbook (Ravelry link) with the Stansfield 30 stitch pattern plugged in.Needles: 2 x 60cm 2.75mm Knit Picks Circular needlesTime taken: June 13th to 28th 2008. ‘Stansfield 30’ Toe up bed socks In my last post I mentioned something with this pair […]


>Not quite stash….

>As soon as the Cho’ 7 socks were finished I started swatching for the next pair. Chameleon Colorworks Evolution in Flamingo Sunrise This yarn has been ‘camping’ in my stash since last October. I say camping as it never actually made into the stash properly & instead has been resident in a basket under my […]


>Toe-up Cho’ 7 socks

>This pair of socks have been finished for a while but the resident photographer has been rather busy with work & hasn’t actually been here a lot recently. He’s just gone away again for a week so it’s just me, DD & the animals but before he left he very kindly took the required pics […]


>Latest project

> A pair of toe-up socks using a heel technique that I’ve not tried before. Details etc soon…


>In the Pink!

>Finally my Opal Rainforest Flamingo DK socks are finished: Twin Rib socks in Opal Rainforest Flamingo DK Pattern: Twin Rib by Charlene Schurch from Sensational Knitted Socks Time: February 14th 2008 to May 22nd 2008Yarn: Opal Rainforest Flamingo DKNeedles: 2 x 2.75mm Knit Picks 60cm circularsStitches per inch: 8Method & Modifications: – Knitted two at […]


>Back in the land of the living

>Thanks to everyone who left a comment or emailed me after my last post. I’m back at work now & the dogs returned home yesterday after 11 days in kennels. Both have lost a lot of muscle & Oscar looks like a shaggy mutt but I’ll get them back up to scratch soon. I’m gutted […]


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