Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Wish Me Luck

I have officially started knitting my first pair of socks.  Knitting socks was the primary motivating factor for my learning to knit and now I think I might be ready.  Wish me luck!  (because I think I'm going to need it!) 

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  1. Good luck? Are these for you or Matt?

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  2. For me, I'm hoping! The size on the pattern is for my foot, but we'll see how my tension goes as sometimes I pull the yarn a little too tight and I know that changes the size!

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  3. If you get them too small, you have more practice and a Christmas gift for someone.

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  4. I haven't knitted any but I have always wanted a pair - and so I did a swap with someone who could knit. In return she got a sandwich wrap made from a pre-loved table cloth. I know who got the best deal there. My socks - how I love them. I'm keeping them for Sundays now, when I just can't seem to keep shoes on. Normally my feet would be bare - but now with cold mornings I joke that I am wearing Holy socks. Asta x

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    1. Oh, how I adore a good trade! At present I don't own any homemade socks! What a sad state! "Holy socks." What an absolutely fabulous deviation from mass produced, inferior store-boughts! Excellent!

      I started in the middle of our summer so perhaps I might have a pair by the time it starts getting cold in the morning again! That'd be swell.

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