My Shark 3D socks are done! Finally got to use some natural light – hopefully it will show the shark a little better, though still not great. The sock on the left is the top of the foot and is his eyes and gills, which are going the wrong direction. The sock on the right… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday
This quiz comes from Karen at NothingButKnit – check out her blog for other nifty quizzes and more! Here are her questions: Do you knit/crochet socks? If yes, how long have you been making them? If no, why not? What is your preferred method? Top down, toe up? Which needles? Do you have a preferred… Continue reading Sock Quiz!
Soft Pretzel socks are done! The pattern on the top of the foot and the front of the leg is just the soft pretzel cable motif. The back of the leg has two columns of soft pretzel cables and some other conventional cabling. The two stitch cables from the fancy gussets continue up the back… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday*
The heels of my Soft Pretzel socks are turned! I was a little worried, as I read the directions twice and parts of it seemed a little weird. But then when I just got in there and did it, it worked out fine. Here is the nifty patterned back of the heel… And here once… Continue reading To Every Heel Turn, Turn, Turn
Since the last post, I have been able to make at least a little progress on all three (3 – how did that happen!) projects on the needles. Nessie sock #2 is moving along – now you can see two little Nessies appearing on the foot! Glenesk is moving along as well – I’m about… Continue reading Still Moving Along!
They’re dooooooooooonnnnnneee! For anyone curious about toe and heel construction, here you go! Short row toes and heels, ready to rock!