Archive for the 'socktoberfest 2008' Category

FO: Cabled Mystery Socks

And so I finished another pair of socks (it’s amazing what stress is enabling me to accomplish). so-keh [flickr] They are the Socktoberfest Mystery Socks by Kirsten Kapur of Through the Loops (aside: check out her latest pattern, Reykjavik– so cute!). they fit [flickr] Kirsten released five clues — cuff, leg, heel, foot, and toe […]

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Happy Halloween

It just wouldn’t be Halloween without a pair [!] of finished socks. undulating rib I actually managed to finish a pair of socks during Socktoberfest. Hooray for me! I totally love these socks This has been my in-the-bag project. I started the first at one of DH’s hockey playoff games while his team was getting […]

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Still Knitting

I am finding time for knitting, just not for photographing anything. sleeves and leaves [flickr] The sleeves for this sweater are complete and the body is about 1/4 complete (or maybe 1/3 complete– I can hope). I’m enjoying the knit quite a bit though the purl-back rows can be a bit painful for someone like […]

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Sock One, Clue One

Posting one cuff shouldn’t spoil the surprise, right? first sock, first clue [flickr] I did not wind the 100g hank into two balls. After I finished the first clue I got cranky that I was sitting around with the yarn for the second sock not knitting with the eye-piercing yarn (ha!). I decided to wind […]

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Happy Socktober!

It’s October and that can mean only one thing… Socktoberfest IV! I wasn’t planning to participate this year due to the craziness around here. But I found a long-lost ball of yarn while reorganizing the living room. tess designer yarns, super socks and baby [flickr] And Kirsten (Through the Loops) is doing a Mystery Sock […]

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