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I finally finished them

My first pair of socks. They fit perfectly, but when they are off they look lind of funny. You know how when you see a pair of socks they are thinner through the ankle part of your foot? For some reason mine aren't. But hey, they were the first pair & hopefully the next pair will look better. I'm going to keep them just the way that they are :)

Added by alg35536 on December 4, 2008 at 5:57am — 3 Comments

I think I'm going nuts

I could have sworn that I seen a beautiful blanket that was made from scrap sock yarn. It was 5 sided ( I think) and very pretty. Do you think I could find it now? No. Not that I have made that many socks, I finally finished 1 after 3 different patterns and taking countless ones apart. I do however have a bunch of leftover yarn that I would like to use up & thought that it would be a perfect thing to make.
What do you do with all of your leftover yarn?

Added by alg35536 on December 3, 2008 at 7:46am — 2 Comments

I'm a newbie

Not really to knitting, but here to this site.

Ive knitted tons of plain hats & scarfs, mittens when the kids were smaller & a bunch of blankets. What I really wanted to learn how to knit was socks. When Michaels fianlly started to carry the yarn, I used my coupons and quickly ended up with a bag of sock yarn.

I tried the pattern that came from one of the peal off patterns for Kroy socks. I realised that it was a pattern that went in circles around the leg. All I wanted was… Continue

Added by alg35536 on November 30, 2008 at 5:04pm — No Comments

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