Category Archives: The Year of Socks

Year of Socks Wrap-Up & New Things

1. Winding Road Socks 2. Vorticity Socks 3. Lacy Summer Footlets 4. V Junkies 5. Itty Bitty Halloween Socks 6. Reims Stockings 7. Duckies 8. The Classic Sock 9. Skews 10. Very Vanilla Socks 11. Cadence Socks 12. Hermione’s Everyday Socks Things the Year of Socks has taught me: 1. I prefer cuff-down to toe-up […]

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The Year of Socks, #12

Here we are, at last. Pattern: Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder Yarn: Pagewood Farm Denali Hand Dyed Sock (80/20 merino/nylon) in “Army Girl” Needle: US 1 – 2.25 mm The last sock in my little scheme.  I cast on last August 1, 2012 for my first sock, and here we are a couple days […]

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All the New Things

Did you have a lovely 4th of July, friends in the states?  We did.  Family, food, fireworks, the usual.  It’s a balmy Friday, and my husband and I are going out on the town this evening.  What more could a girl ask for?  Oh, I know, new yarn! I waited patiently for this yarn to […]

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Gemini & Hermione

It’s July, can you believe it?  The weather is so bizarre right now in Arkansas.  I’m supposed to be melting, but at the moment it is 60°F.  What?  I wore a sweater & jeans to watch our first dose of fireworks this week.  I love the 4th of July – such a fun holiday & […]

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You win this time, sock.

Woe is me!  Woe is the Year of Socks!  Ok, quite dramatic, but see these lovelies?  After the brain-twisting heel, they are bound for frogging.  I messed up on the weird weird heel, made it uneven, the pattern is out of sync, And somehow I have NINE stitches less than I’m supposed to… whaaa??  So, […]

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