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It's 'Socktober' in Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT — Why would students spend the whole month of October collecting socks? It’s part of something called “Socktober.”

Fourth grader Olivia Ciabattari was late for school in Williamsport, but she had a good reason. 333 more words


I mentioned in my initial sock post that I was going to make a pair of lovely long socks with some yarn from Etsy, and that they probabably wouldn’t be finished by Winter.   40 more words


Socktober 2015 has begun!

Written by Heather Lange

There’s nearly 3.5 million homeless people currently in the United States. That means thousands upon thousands of Americans sleeping in parks, cars or wherever else they can find shelter. 221 more words

Weekend rainbows

If you have been watching my Instagram feed in the side bar (or following along – I’ve been having a lot of fun with it and discovering lots of nice people to follow!) you’ll have noticed I finished the Happy Rainbow socks a few days ago.   405 more words


Preparing for Socktober

Knit Picks recently began shipping to Australia.   I have purchased from them once before and I shipped the yarn to a Ravelry friend who forwarded the yarn to me.   69 more words

Knit Picks


Yesterday on the FB page, we focused on the little things in life that we tend to take for granted. I posted this quote.

One person found it funny and I guess in comparison to the other quotes I post, it probably was a bit giggle-inducing, but for me it is quite the serious matter. 365 more words

2,400 Pairs of Socks Donated to Family Promise by DFYIT

On Wednesday, November 26, the City of Santa Clarita’s Drug Free Youth in Town (DFYIT) members presented the Family Promise of the SCV with more than 2,400 pairs of new socks to benefit local homeless families. 76 more words

City Of Santa Clarita