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Crazy Socks for Cold Winter Days!

When I was in junior high, I was the first in my class to buy toe socks. I guess my wacky sense of style goes back aways, and these socks, while they don’t have individual toes, are reminiscent of that beloved pair from my youth. 256 more words


Knitting and podcasts

This week I have been knitting a pair of socks design by Olivia Villarreal called  Wildflowers and honeycomb. I’m using Opal cotton  Premium, the colour is called Tuscan (8894). 179 more words

Saturday in the Park Socks

I designed this sock pattern, which I call Saturday in the Park Socks, several years ago. When a friend gave me the fantastic gift of a skein of WollMeise “Pure” yarn in the color Vamp, I decided it was time to make a new pair. 134 more words


little: essential to perfection.

Pattern: Essential to Perfection by Hunter Hammersen (from Fine Things for Plain Occasions)

The yarn is Quince and Co. Finch, a 4-ply 100% wool with marvelous stitch definition.


Coral Socks

I loved these socks and they match an outfit of mine perfectly, so I was compelled to make a second pair. They’re longer than a lot of the socks I’ve made and when I’m visiting my family in Minnesota, they make great boot socks. 143 more words


Tutorial for Two at a Time Magic Loop Socks

I love to knit socks, but I find that I often get bored with projects very easily. I have found that knitting socks two at a time with the magic loop method means that I am done and don’t have to remember the exact measurements for the first sock and when I’m done that is the end. 969 more words

Knitting Tutorials

Interrupt - Sunday Photo Fiction

Sunday Photo Fiction is a weekly challenge presented by my old friend Al Forbes.
The idea is to write a short story (200 word max) inspired by what you see in his picture (below). 353 more words

Sound Bite Fiction