I finally feel like knitting more complicated stuff again, now that my head no longer feels as if it will explode and my nose has stopped running. I had a sore throat for Xmas. I went to the doctor on Thursday because I thought I had a sinus infection. Not only did I have sinusitus,… Continue reading Knitting and Coughing
Here are five pairs of socks for CIC. Using two strands of sport yarn at times gave me cramps in my hands. They are basketweave, Fluted Banister and waffle pattern on the legs. DH and I have some upper respiratory crud, and knitting little socks is all I have felt like doing lately.
Happy Holidays to all my (what, 10?) readers! I got some stuff from DH from KnitPicks, including red and green Palette yarn, Hollyberry Sock Garden yarn and an electronic row counter. That’s what I really wanted, had to get other stuff to get the free shipping, ya know. I got a gift certificate to the… Continue reading Merry Christmas
OK, now that I have finished the marathon Xmas sock knitting, I have gone back to Samus’ sleeve. I also made 1.5 CIC socks, from two strands of Pomfret Sport. Man, these socks are dense and wooly. This is my third pair for CIC’s January sock challenge..
Well, it is truly amazing, but I have finished Xmas socks before the day. I don’t think I have managed to do that before. Here are my Six Sox Knit along "Standing in the Shadow of Love" socks.The Knit Picks Sock Garden Hollyberry varigated insisted on being in there. The solids are Knit Picks Essentials.I… Continue reading Socks Finished in Time
Since there is nothing exciting going on in knitting here, here is a photo of my Standing in the Shadow of Love socks. I am on the gusset decreases of the second sock. I just might make it before Christmas. Being on vacation helps a lot with my progress. Also, after reading about the Blankets… Continue reading More Hearts
I have finished one of the Standing in the Shadow of Love socks for the Six Sox KAL. I used varigated Hollyberry Knitpicks Sock Garden for the cuff and foot. The burgundy and green are Knitpicks Essentials. I have started the seond sock, and finished the cuff. Now back to all the other UFOs.