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Fixing Store-Bought Socks

Isn’t the phrase “store-bought” kind of funny when you think about it?  Maybe I should have said mending “factory-made” socks?  Maybe not, that sounds weird too.  956 more words


Lost Sock

Like a sock

crumpled in the

folds of a


I start to blur,

a cottony mess.

I am lost.


Let Me Start Again

Things are going well, knitting wise. I know admitting this out loud is a major no-no, sure to bring down the wrath of the knitting gods upon me…wait…yes, let me emend that, the dog just threw up. 330 more words


WIP Wednesday

Since you saw the progress on the Birch stole yesterday, it’s omitted here.
The sleeves of the Honeybee cardigan are coming along nicely:

And I’m about to have a second attempt at turning the heel on the second Jules socks: 16 more words


#FreeYourSkeins2015 Day 80: 'Slipt' by Clare Devine

Looking for sock patterns perfect for highly variegated skeins?

Look no further. Sock supremo Clare Devine has teamed up with the utterly fabulous Scottish hand dyer Helen Lockhart of Ripplescrafts to produce two sock patterns perfectly suited to those beautiful, super-colourful skeins. 160 more words


Rainbow Groove

This morning I woke up to several inched of surprise snow on the ground, and only a couple of days after the first day of Spring!   225 more words