Second Sock Syndrome

There is a solution! Knit them 2 @ time, toe up on Magic Loop. I never understood knitting socks until I knit my first sock. They fit like a glove (actually they fit like a sock). Hand knit socks feel great. They hug your foot in a way commercial socks don't. I could be projecting, let's go with it.My sock journey began with knitting socks the traditional way, on double pointed needles. At the ... Read the Post

It’s All Coming Together

I am so psyched! I ordered these handles from Homestead Heirlooms on Friday and they arrived today! It's all coming together. I ironed on the interfacing yesterday and picked up a fun fabric for the lining.The only obstacle now is sewing the lining in. Sewing is totally not my favorite. I don't own a sewing machine, so I'll have to hand sew the lining in. I'll have to just focus on the ... Read the Post

Sock Club

I am happy to share that Ann has a pattern published in the new book, Sock Club by Charlene Schurch and Beth Parrot.The book is a compilation of sock club socks from around the country.  Ann's sock, Rainbow Swirl on page 50, was featured in the Knitting Central Sock Club a couple of years ago. These socks came from the same skein of Colinette Jitterbug and behaved very differently.  Most peculiar. ... Read the Post