Category Archives: Socks

WIP Whatever Day

I’ve been working on the sock little by little each day. I have less than an inch of the leg and the ribbing to go. Totally doable in one sitting if I just pick it up. Must pick it up. … Continue reading

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Peer Pressure

Yesterday Marilee mentioned starting the Arachne KAL on Saturday. That got me thinking that I better get moving on my sock! So I spent yesterday finishing the foot and toe. Today I’ll get going on the leg. I won’t be … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: No Jokes

I spent a small amount of time knitting. I spent a medium amount of time walking. We got about 4 miles in. The weather was sunny but chilly. There seemed to be less people out and about. Today I have … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday: Heels Edition

Things have been moving along on the socks. I completed the first Double Heelix sock on Friday night and finished the second heel on Sunday night. The second heel was easier than the first. It took me a mere two … Continue reading

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The New Schedule

I don’t know that the new schedule is working so well for Myles. The Husband gets up early and takes Myles out. I sleep a bit later and this is what I find when I get downstairs: Myles out cold … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday: Socks and Sharing Edition

I am pleased to say I picked up the sock yesterday. I spent a couple of hours finishing the toe, unpicking the crocheted cast on and picking up the stitches and starting up the leg. Undoing that cast on and … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: More Recognizable

Yesterday was a busy day spent puttering around the house while attending to the corned beef and cabbage dinner. The meal was excellent and by the time it was put on the table I had gotten some chores done and … Continue reading

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With Mostly Full Confidence

I know this doesn’t look like much. And it surely doesn’t look like a sock. But it will be eventually, I hope. Over the weekend when I wasn’t distracting myself from the craziness that is the news and the togetherness … Continue reading

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Resilience

Thank you for the prayers. By the end of yesterday some things had improved. We’ll all have to keep the Coronavirus situation in our prayers. That isn’t going to resolve itself in a day. Now, the knitting. I’d say I’m … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: I Swear There Is No Vodka In My Orange Juice Edition

Though based on the way my day has gone I should probably skip the OJ and just suck straight out of the vodka bottle. Alas I do not drink alcohol ever so I’m coping by knitting a sock. We all … Continue reading

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