Two New Pairs!

22 Dec

First up, the Posh Frock Red socks:

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The Vital Statistics

DSCF1051Cast on: 2nd November, 2013
Finished: 15th December, 2013
Pattern: Spice Man basic toe-up by Yarnissima
Yarn: Colinette Jitterbug, colourway #159 “Morello Mash”
Needles: 2.5mm Knitpicks fixed circular
Modifications: Garter-stitch gusset, K2P2 ribbed leg and upper foot. Judy’s Magic cast-on, Jeni’s Surprisingly Stretchy bind-off, and a 2×2 cable up each side of the leg, just to keep things interesting.

Next, Saturday Morning Cartoons:

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The Vital Statistics

DSCF1049Cast on: 30th October 2013
Finished: 15th December 2013
Pattern: Purl and Zag by Jeannie Cartmel
Yarn: Ms Gussett Sock, bought Bendigo 2010
Needles: 2.5mm Knitpicks fixed circular
Modifications: This pattern is actually for a toe-up sock with short-row heel, but I just used the stitch-pattern and plugged it into my standard top-down sock.

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5 Responses to “Two New Pairs!”

  1. Lynne December 22, 2013 at 8:48 pm #

    Wow! They look good!

  2. Leonie December 23, 2013 at 3:42 pm #

    Nice socks! Love the green ones, coz, you know, they’re green! The red ones look like they may have been a nice relaxing knit :-)

    • kissmyfrog December 23, 2013 at 3:47 pm #

      Oh, no, they’re not just green, they’re !!!GREEN!!! Wait ’til you see them at Bendi next year, they are real eye-bleeders!

      Sent from my iPad

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      • 2paw December 26, 2013 at 9:59 pm #

        Well, I thought the pink ones were pretty and then I scrolled down and the next ones were green, GREEN, really GREEN!! They are gorgeous!!!

  3. Kate December 27, 2013 at 11:38 am #

    Socks! We luvz em :)

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