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June 19, 2006

Two Down, Two to Go

I'm slowly -- but surely -- working through my Nancy Bush mini-masters sock study and am pleased to report another finished pair of ribbed socks from her new book, Knitting Vintage Sock  Yup, you got it -- two pairs down and two to go.  For this pair, I knit the "Lichen Ribbed Sock" featuring a Welsh Heel and a Star Toe of Three Points.  I like the overall fit of these socks, but am not digging the strong pooling affect of the yarn.  But you know what?  Come winter, under a pair of jeans I'm going to enjoy these socks.


Cherry Tree Hill Supersock in Moody Blues pools too much for my taste,
but sure feels great to knit with and to wear.

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Comments

Yikes, that is some unfortunate pooling. But, yay for 2 down, 2 to go. I'm 3 down, 18 zillion to go.

Posted by: Purly Whites | Jun 19, 2006 10:55:45 PM

They look great! Two more to go!

Posted by: Carolyn | Jun 20, 2006 5:38:49 AM

wow, that pooling is really trippy.

Posted by: gleek | Jun 20, 2006 7:20:06 AM

You know, I think pooling is kinda cool... But then again, I haven't knit socks yet, nor with yarn that isn't supposed to pool. I'm sure when it happens to me, I'll be mad! But it looks kinda funky, as in good funky. :-)

Posted by: Aura | Jun 20, 2006 9:26:15 AM

I LOVE the idea of a mini master's class. This is a bandwagon I may jump on.

You're right about the pooling. It's a little funky. Looks like shadows on your feet.

Posted by: Susan | Jun 20, 2006 10:07:36 AM

They look great!

Posted by: abi | Jun 21, 2006 4:11:21 AM

the first time you showed the cuffs with the color pooling i thought they were just bent.

Posted by: callie | Jun 22, 2006 7:35:30 AM

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