Tangles Socks

I have my first finished object of 2021 to share with you today. Fresh from finishing a vanilla pair of socks for my eldest daughter I wanted to knit a more complex pair and found the ideal pattern in the recently released Tangles Socks by Vikki Bird. These socks have a really interesting heel design, … More Tangles Socks

Silent night socks

My past couple of knits have been garments were I had to follow a pattern/use new techniques so I wanted to get back to basics and knit something simpler. I chose a pair of socks for my eldest daughter, a plain vanilla sock with a heel flap and gusset as she has a high instep … More Silent night socks

Buttercup socks

This is a ‘ta-dah’ post, I finished my Woollinn cast on this afternoon which was super quick for me. I cast on these socks the morning of my visit to the Woollinn, Dublin on the 25th May – so 16 days to complete. I had chosen this beautiful sock yarn from Lay Family Yarns on … More Buttercup socks

Mid(ish)week waffle

I meant to publish this yesterday but I’ve been feeling a bit tired this past couple of days and totally forgot to share this. Watching: Last week was half term and on Friday I took my daughters to see The Greatest Showman at the cinema. I knew it was a period musical but was totally … More Mid(ish)week waffle

Hydrangea socks

I have a FO (finished object) to share with you that I completed a couple of weeks ago, my Hydrangea socks.  I bought the yarn from Vicki Brown Designs on etsy in the colour way Truffula Trees (4ply 75% superwash merino, 25% nylon)  for the main body and a contrasting purple mini skein (again a 75:25% mix) … More Hydrangea socks