Category Archives: WIPW

WIP Wednesday: Mixed Edition

Things are going along pretty well on the sweater. The rows are getting longer and the whole thing is getting heavier. My hands/wrists are already starting to feel it. So I thought it best I begin alternating with another project. … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Socking On

I’ve continued working on the Hedera sock the last couple of days. The leg is done and I’m part way into the heel flap. This is a free pattern available on Knitty.com so I don’t mind talking about specifics of … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Behind The Curve

If this was a different project I might have chucked it aside by now. The going is slow. At least the gusset decreases are done and I have the knowledge that the second sock will go quicker. But boring sock … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: All About Sox

I’ve only gotten an inch or so done on each sock since I’ve last photographed them. N had his last regular cross country meet today. They lost but had fun just the same. This was an away meet and the … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Crazy Sock Knitting

I’ve done kind of a bad job explaining how this pattern works based on some of the comments I’ve received. Beginning at the bottom of the photo the first section is the ribbing of the cuff and the leg of … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Yes, A Tube

Last night I cast on my second Loopy Academy Grad School pattern. As you know I’m majoring in socks. The requirement for this project is that the sock have an afterthought heel. I could have gone with my usual sock … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Whines, No Cheese

The night before last I tried to cast on the second cabled sock but I must have forgotten how to knit because I could not get the first row right no matter how hard I tried. After three attempts I … Continue reading

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