The Wonder Woman socks are moving along pretty nicely now. I did gusset heels, which took a lot of calculation and second guessing, but they worked out all right. It did mess up the stripe pattern somewhat, but that is OK as well. I tried them on after turning the heels, and they fit really… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday
The Wonder Woman socks are progressing along pretty well. The feet are done, and I’m at the heel turning. I am doing a gusset and heel flap with them this time. I tried them on, and so far they are fitting great! I am going to work each heel individually, because I don’t want to… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday
Thursday and Friday of this week we were back to work after taking off from Christmas through New Year’s Day. It was a really nice long break, but going back to work was a serious jolt. Now that I’m back, the reality of doing both my old job and my current job is really hitting… Continue reading Back to It
My first projects of the new year are underway! The Dockside cardigan is my first sweater project. The pattern is from Amy Herzog’s Custom Fit, so is to my measurements and yarn gauge. So I have no excuses if I mess it up! The yarn is Cascade 220. My first pair of socks for this… Continue reading First Projects of 2020
Done with my SIL’s Soft Pretzel socks!
Again, not a huge amount of progress on my SIL’s Soft Pretzel socks. I have about 7 more pattern repeats to go before the ribbing and cast off, which is about 28 rows. I’m a little bit struggling with it – it’s not difficult, but for some reason focus is not easy right now. But… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday
Got a little bit done on the socks today, though not a lot. I think I’m going to just focus on these this week and see if I can’t get them done. Then I just have to plan what to start next!