2023 Sock Knitting Challenge

In December 2022, I set myself a challenge to knit 12 pairs of socks in 2023.  I decided to do it as a stash busting exercise as I had 12 pairs of socks worth of […]

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November Socks

I finished my November socks in the nick of time, on the evening of the 30th November!  I had started off really well making half of the first sock in October as soon as I […]

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October Socks

My October socks are done.  These ones are for Hubby and he has worn them once already and they are drying on the line as I type this.  Another pair from the Gallipoli range from […]

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August Socks

August socks done. These ones are for Hubby. He chose the yarn and is really pleased with how they turned out. Pattern is the usual Winwick Mum basic 4 ply sock pattern and the yarn […]

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Rainbow socks and an author recommendation

I feel like this is turning into a sock blog so to mix it up, as well as telling you about my latest pair of socks that I have finished (which are now my new […]

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Woodpigeon socks

I finished my June socks on the 18th but I kept forgetting to take a photo of them and when I did remember, it was either dark or the weather was yuck!  I think these […]

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April Socks

My April socks are done, these ones are for my Dad and he has wide feet so I cast on 68 stitches instead of the usual 60 for these ones.  I used some yarn I […]

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March Socks

My March socks are done and dusted (finished on the 28th) and I have worn them once already.  This pair is knitted with West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 ply in the colourway Pheasant from their […]

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February Socks

I have finished my February socks with one day to spare.  I knitted these ones for hubby and they ended up having different toes.  I made the first one too short so I unpicked it […]

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Sock Knitting Challenge

I have decided not to buy any new yarn or fabric this year until I have used up what I have in my stash.  I have set myself a challenge to knit 12 pairs of […]

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