Archive for the 'swaps' Category

All The Way From Germany

Today my wee tiny sock arrived, all the way from Germany! wee tiny sock from Kris! Kris of Bockstark Knits and knitters uncensored fame knit a very wee tiny cute sock in Hello Yarn Tough Sock (the Lonesome Water colorway — gorgeous, like everything Adrian dyes). Kris also included a postcard with a sweet note, […]

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Wee, Tiny, and Sock

I swore off swaps last year not because I’d had any bad experiences, but because I was worn out from participating in and organizing swaps. During that time, there was one swap that I very much wished I had relented and joined. Emily (Yarn Miracle) organized the Wee Tiny Sock Swap last year as a […]

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SockapalOOOza Socks Received!

Phew! We’re back from our trip and I am pleasantly surprised to see that my sockpal got her socks! Isn’t sockapalOOOza great? Thanks Alison and everyone else who participated and helped out!

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Surprise Package!

My sockapalOOOza pal anoymously emailed me late last week to say that she might be mailing my socks out a little late because she is travelling and they had not sent out the addresses yet. So I was quite surprised when I saw a package at the door when I got home from hacking SQL […]

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SockapalOOOza: Complete

Wow! I finished the socks for my secret sock pal yesterday. I’m quite happy with them; I hope she likes them, too! I still need to wash and block them, but I will do that next week. Onto the pictures! as always, clicky click to enlarge Quick stats and facts: Pattern: Wyvern, a toe-up pattern […]

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