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12 in 12 Sock Challenge - February Socks
28th Feb 2019

12 in 12 Sock Challenge - February Socks

For this month's challenge, I decided to make a pair of stripey socks from 3x 50g balls of yarn (with contrast toes and heels). I also decided to try out a small circular sock needle - Addi Sockwonder. I usually knit socks on double pointed needles,…

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12 in 12 Sock Challenge - January Socks Part 2
1st Feb 2019

12 in 12 Sock Challenge - January Socks Part 2

I managed 3 pairs of socks rather than one. This was because Aran weight yarn not only makes cosy socks, but knits up very quickly. For the socks I used Adriafil Zebrino in shades of 64 Multi Orange Fancy and 70 Multi bright fancy. The third pair wer…

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12 in 12 Sock Challenge - January Socks Part 1
3rd Jan 2019

12 in 12 Sock Challenge - January Socks Part 1

Happy New Year all! I have made a start on my first of 12 pairs of socks. I am using Adriafil Zebrino yarn in the shade of 065 orange fancy, which is available at http://www.theyarncafe.com/zebrino-yarn-from-adria... and is £3.60 a ball. I think…

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