pattern: embossed leaves socks from interweaves knits „favorite socks“
yarn: ca. 60g drachenwolle sock yarn, 75/25 wool/pa
needles: 2.5mm dpns
size: perfect fit for me. size 40/41
i wanted to knit these socks ever since i saw klippity’s embossed leaves socks. got the book for christmas from my bro 🙂
pattern: lace ribbon scarf
yarn: 150g wollmeise, 100% merino superwash, colourway: indisch rot
size after blocking: 2,55m x 25cm
i love the pattern! it’s not boring but easy to memorize. and hey, no need to talk about wollmeise yarn. it’s just the greatest there is! (me = big wollmeise fan)
i knitted a sackboy for my colleague matthias. he’ll get him on his birthday on saturday. so „shhhhh“ until then 😉
i got the pattern from the simply knitting magazine (thanks to kevin that he gave it to me when he came to visit). the pattern is also available for free. it’s a great pattern and i really enjoyed knitting it! i just hate the making up – it takes forever!
wow, unbelievable! i managed to get among the craftster best of again. last year i did it with my stenciled „noir tshirt“, this year i was successful in the category bath & beauty with my „tiramisu soap“…
here is the link to: craftster best of 2008 and craftster best of 2007.
that’s so exciting! what a proud moment 🙂 i have to start posting my knitting and stuff more regularly again to work on my nomination in 2009 😉
i gave my friend carina a skein of opal harry potter yarn for her birthday. she is a huge harry potter fan so it had to be harry & ron socks (that’s the colourway). and hey, it even was enough yarn for 2 pairs of socks!
2nd pair. sneaker socks. the toe is done with blue regia yarn as i was running out of „harry & ron“. but i quite like it: