Box0Sox, BOXOSOX_kal, KAL/CAL, Misc. Crafts, Socks

February Socks

I'm so happy to have my February socks finished for the #boxosox KAL. I'm still feeling unproductive and unfortunately this cruddy cold is still making its rounds through our house. Hopefully soon I will start sleeping better so that my productivity can increase. RAVELRY NOTES RECIPIENT: Me PATTERN: stitch counts and heel based on the [...]

BOXOSOX_kal, Knitting, Socks

Ugly Ankle Socks

I managed to knit a pair of socks with some yarn that didn't quite turn out the way I had wanted it too. I figure that ankle socks to wear a round the house will be a perfect use for yarns that I am not totally satisfied with. I also knit a little mini sock [...]

rainbow socks
Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Socks

Rainbow socks

WOW, another crazy week has gone by and we are that much closer to Christmas. Luckily I have a few extra days to prepare to host the In-laws Christmas over New Years. Like my new matchy matchy socks? I knit the ones with orange heels for myself and the other pair for my Great Aunt. [...]

Christmas Socks
Christmas, Knitting, Socks

Christmas Socks

These socks were a lot of fun to knit and now my toes can be festive during this holiday season. I love how they are miss matched & I have more than enough yarn to knit another pair. I added ribbing to fit into the arches of my feet and I used the true afterthought [...]

Happy Socks
Knitting, Socks

Happy Socks

Oh my goodness I LOVE how this pair of socks turned out. They fit really great and I only had 6 grams of yarn left over. I have two more shade of this self striping yarn in my stash so you will be seeing more striped socks in the future. RAVELRY NOTES: PATTERN: None - [...]

gaint socks
Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Socks

Gaint Socks

One more Christmas gift off of my list. I figured that it was about time that I knit my Hubby a pair of socks considering the fact that he buys me a lot of yarn. The problem is that he wont use anything that I make other than hats and I don't want to waste my [...]

Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Socks

Kool – Aid Dyed Socks

  PATTERN: Rose City Rollers STARTED: June 17 - COMPLETED: August 11th YARN: Knit Picks Bare! Stroll yarn that my kids dyed their selves with Kool Aid YARDAGE/WEIGHT: 204 yards/44 grams FIBER CONTENT: 75% Wool - Merino - 25%  Nylon superwash NEEDLES: 2.25 mm US # 1 SIZE: women's size 8 MODIFICATIONS:  I modified the [...]

more waffle socks
Knitting, Socks

More Blueberry Waffle Socks

I am finally done with my latest pair of Blueberry Waffle Socks. While I love wearing these socks. I think that I got a little burnt out on knitting this particular textured pattern PATTERN: Blueberry Waffle Socks STARTED: 04/28/2016 - COMPLETED: 07/10/2016 YARN: Knit Picks Stroll Bare! which I hand dyed myself YARDAGE/WEIGHT: 69 grams or [...]

life saver socks
Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Socks

Lifesavers Socks

I love this pair of socks that I knit for my Daughter. I let her pick out the yarn. She was not entirety impressed when I told her that they were a Christmas gift and that she had to wait for Christmas to get them. I reminded her that I have already given her 3 [...]

Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Socks

Patriotic Socks

I dyed up some patriotic yarn last week and cast on some socks as soon as the yarn dried. I have enough yarn left over that I  can probably make her a pair next summer with red or blue heels, toes, and cuffs. RAVELRY NOTES: PATTERN: Rose City Rollers - STARTED: June 23rd 2016 - [...]

Handmade Gifts, Knitting, Socks

Rose City Rollers

After complaining that knitting with the 9 inch Hiya Hiya needles hurt my hands I decided to exspirement. The first few pairs of socks that I knit with them all had a textured pattern. I decided to try knitting a simple shortie sock that was mostly stockingette stitch. I am happy to say that knitting [...]

cheery blueberry waffle socks
Knitting, Socks

Cheery Blueberry Waffle Socks.

I am so happy to finally have this pair of socks off the needles and in my sock drawer. I think that I have cured my sock knitting binge for a while. I am planning on trying to finish off some of my works in progress next. I dyed this yarn similar to a photo [...]

blueberry waffle socks
KAL/CAL, Knitting, Socks

Blueberry Waffle Socks

RAVELRY NOTES These socks are super cute and the best fitting socks that I have knit thus far. I used a sewn bind off for the cuffs and an afterthought heel. I modified the afterthought heel by adding three extra rows before starting the pattern. I knit these socks on US # 1 (2.2.5 mm) [...]