My latest pair of socks. Lime Green Embossed Leaves
Pattern: Embossed Leaves by Mona Schmidt from Favourite Socks
Yarn: The Yarn Yard Bonny in TdF Treize, purchased this time last year.
Started: 4th July 2008
Finished: 18th July 2008
Comments: I have had these socks in my head since the Favourite Socks book arrived about 8 months ago and I have finally knit them. I love the pattern, so easy to memorise. It goes perfectly with the lime green Bonny yarn too. I messed up the toe a couple of times, that'll teach me to only photocopy one page of the pattern for commuting knitting and then make up what I can't remember. A fab quick knit.
In preparation for the hundreds of babies due from October onwards I have started my first blanket, using squares from 200 Crochet Block by Jan Eaton. I'm joining as I go this time but I'm still going to make every square different if I can. Here is the progress so far:
I'm off to cast on for Liesl from Ysolda now. It is about time I made something I can wear!