Archive for the ‘completed’ category

Not So Deserted Socks

March 12th, 2011

Well it only took a year and a half and the cries of a seven year old boy to do it, but I finally finished them. I have no idea why they turned out so small. The cuff is just a continuation of knit two, purl two.

We Dyed At Slab City

March 12th, 2011

We tried our hands at tie dying. Lessons learned: 1. Use an elevated work surface that allows the excess dye to run trough it. We didn’t and dye got on spots it wasn’t supposed to, totally ruining effects that we were aiming for. Chicken wire, screen, or a BBQ grill top would work well. I […]

Socks v2

July 19th, 2009

Project: Black/Purple striped ladies socks (no pattern) Yarn: leftover Coats & Clark Red Heart Super Saver 4 ply 7oz Black & Coats & Clark Red Heart Super Saver 4 ply 7oz Lavender Tools: Size 5, 40″ Addi circular needle. Methods: Two at once, magic loop, figure 8 cast-on, short row heel Started: July 14th, 2009 […]

Socks = Completed

July 13th, 2009

Project: Men’s Size 11 socks Yarn: Coats & Clark Red Heart Super Saver 4 ply 7oz Black Tools: Boye Circular Aluminum Knitting Needle 16”-Size 7 Methods: Two at once, toe up, magic loop, figure 8 cast-on, short row heel, 1×1 ribbing Started: May 6th, 2009 Finished: July 13th, 2009 I finished my first pair of […]