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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December Socks

December socks, pair number 12, are done and that brings to a close my sock knitting challenge for the year.  I am a bit pleased with myself that I managed to knit 12 pairs 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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Bluetit socks

My September socks are done and dusted, these ones are the Bluetit colourway from the West Yorkshire Spinners Signature bird series.  This is the third pair I have knit from the bird series and I […]

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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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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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Hand knitted socks

4 years ago I decided that I was going to knit myself a pair of socks.  Fast forward 3 years to Lockdown 1.0 and the half a sock that was languishing in my WIP pile […]

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