Category Archives: Socks

Monkey on my mind

Since I’ve discovered that I love sock knitting, I am pretty convinced that there will always be a pair (or two) on the needles.  Socks (and hats and toys and baby knitting) are the perfect projects to break things up when … Continue reading

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And done!

I just kitchenered the toe, snapped a couple pictures and am blogging about my first ever finished pair of HANDKNIT SOCKS!  Can you tell that I’m really thrilled to bits about this???  Like, yeah!! Petal Shower Dublin Bay Socks Pattern: … Continue reading

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Too quiet…that’s what this blog has been. It seems like I’m in sort of rut life-wise, daily-wise, health-wise.  Nothing crazy, I’ve just been feeling a little out of sorts lately and I think a trip to the doctor’s office is warranted.  Seeing that I’m … Continue reading

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Zap Your Sock Phobia

The quickest way to zap sock phobia is to get together with a bunch of friendly knitters and cast on for socks -TOGETHER!!  That’s exactly what a few of us from the UAE Knitters Ravelry Group did this past Friday … Continue reading

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Sock Grief

I was determined to knit a bit on my TTL Mystery Sock each day and I did.  Each evening I would knit a repeat or two on this sock and things were going well until I finished turning the heel. … Continue reading

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Can’t think of a half-interesting title

I’m having blog post title brain freeze here.  The sock is growing steadily and I’m on the foot – I never thought that I would ever knit a sock and now that I can, I am beginning to understand what … Continue reading

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Sock saga

That was a long blogging break.  Who knew that a case of acute sinusitis could impede pretty much everything – even simple tasks like bending down to tie my shoelaces.  But, I’m doing better now and thank you to everyone … Continue reading

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There’s something wrong with this picture… I am knitting socks!!!  I’m using DPNs to knit these socks!!! Isn’t this the Sandlands where it’s perpetual flip-flops weather???   Isn’t knitting in the round with size 2 DPNs just like a game … Continue reading

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