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WIP Wednesday: one Twist Sock down…

Just a quick update on the Twist Socks that I am test knitting. My Ravelry project has been named Mr Blue Sky Twist Socks, after the Autumn Sky colourway, and the song by ELO. Here’s a photo the first sock finished.

Mr Blue Sky test knit sock - one down
Mr Blue Sky Twist Socks test knit

This is a great project for when I’m commuting, and the second sock is well under way. I just need to turn the heel and then it won’t be long until I have a new pair of socks for the cooler weather.

Have you every knitted socks? They’re quick to knit, a great portable project, and very warm on the feet. Give knitted socks a go today!

WIP Wednesday: Test knitting Twist Socks

I’ve recently found myself test knitting again, this time a pair of socks by the same designer as the previously knit fingerless gloves . The pattern is Twist Socks, by KBJknits, and will be part of the Gold Ribbon Craft Project, a fund-raiser for childhood cancer research and awareness. These patterns are to be released… Continue Reading

Inspiration: Sail Lace Sock

It’s about time that we added projects made with Dyed By Hand Yarns to our website, so we thought we’d start with one of the very first projects ever completed. The pattern is HiyaHiya Sail Lace Socks (Cuff Down) by Qianer Huang, and is available for sale via Ravelry. The above socks were test knit… Continue Reading