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This Summer, I bought this wonderful hank of yarn at Long Island Livestock. It’s 80% Suri llama, 10% icicle and 20% silk. I am now on the hunt for a special sock pattern. 64 more words

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Long Island Livestock is always a good time. The animals are always in a good mood, people are friendly and the goods are, of course, to die for. 76 more words

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I am loving the clear Converse All Star. I can show off all my hard work without having  to take off my shoe. Not that I really mind that. 49 more words

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Socks never go out of style

Socks never go out of fashion because winter is inevitable, and unlike items made for expandable body parts, socks will usually always fit. Despite their unfailing utility, socks are also often a background project for me, taking the main stage when I’m tired of thinking, or I need something to keep me company on a walk, in the movie theater, or during a meeting when I need to keep my hands busy to focus. 328 more words

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I’m a little behind schedule. Here is pair #7 in 2016. The yarn is Regia in Jeans Style colorway and the pattern is a generic toe up, short row heel pattern from about.com. 31 more words

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Thursday Sock-a-long: How to Wear Hand Knit Socks

Well, it’s Thursday, and I have some rather embarrassing news to share.

I haven’t knit any on my Shire Socks this week.  Not a single stitch.   479 more words

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My friend Bob was visiting and saw me knitting a sock. He asked me to knit him a pair. Sure, I said. What color? My heart skipped a beat when he said “black”. 163 more words

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