Category Archives: socks

Handmade Christmas

Now that all the gifts have been given, I can share with you some of the handmade Christmas gifts we gave this year. Lots of handmade chocolates including chocolate covered apple cider caramels, and candy cane covered peppermint truffles. Strawberry … Continue reading

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2011 Quilts & Sewing Projects

I always enjoy making collages of the projects from the last year. On this last day of 2011 I’ve only had a chance to sit down and make these two collages. I’d like to make ones of harvests and the … Continue reading

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Recent Projects

Here are a few finished projects from the past two months. I knit this pair of socks for my dad for Christmas. He received the first sock on Christmas Eve and the second sock on New Years Eve.Some neighbors had … Continue reading

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Jaywalker Socks

Ever since I joined Ravelry back in April, I’d had the Jaywalker sock pattern down as one that I wanted to try. I just needed self-stripping sock yarn for the pattern. After making 9 pairs of mini-mittens, I had most … Continue reading

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Sarah’s Francie Socks

Sarah’s Christmas present was these purple Francie Socks. I made them with Knitpicks Essential Kettle Dyed Eggplant. One sock has more of the kettle dyed look than the other, but it’s not too noticable. She knew she was getting socks, … Continue reading

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