When store bought socks cost $1 a pair, only the slightly cracked people bother with knitting socks. People like me. Since I’m using up a ball of $30 hand dye yarn and spending a week or so to make these socks, I want to get them right.
If you’ve never put on a pair of knit socks you won’t believe how good they feel. Its like bliss. Guess that’s why I’m thinking about casting on for some new knit socks!
Instead of one or two big stockings, make Minis For Christmas! Bunches of them. Here is a free knit pattern for mini Christmas stockings.
Even as a baby, beginning knitter I had big plans for making my own socks. At the time I was struggling with that pesky purl stitch but I knew, someday, […]