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« on: June 04, 2007 08:19:46 PM »

I've been on a sock-knitting kick of late... even though it is officially sandal season in California!

Here's the one that I finished recently:


Closeup of the lace:

Pattern used: Snowflake Lace Socks by Melanie Berney, from the Sept, 2006 Magknits: http://magknits.com/Sept06/patterns/snowflakesocks.htm

Yarn: Knit Picks "dye your own" 100% merino sock yarn

Everyone should try this pattern... it's a bit harder to remember than some other lace patterns, but you get used to it after a while and have fun with it Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2007 08:21:21 PM »

Gorgeous lace pattern!
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« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2007 08:39:11 PM »

great lace-work!
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« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2007 08:41:04 PM »

I really like those! The white shows off the lacework very nicely.
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« Reply #4 on: June 05, 2007 06:46:32 AM »

ooooh those are so nice! I love them. They would be very, very cute as knee highs - and then what does it matter that its warm, wear them with some maryjanes and a skirt!
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« Reply #5 on: June 05, 2007 10:50:00 AM »

Beautiful!  I agree with vanillaxlight, they just scream knee-highs and mary janes to me!
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« Reply #6 on: June 05, 2007 08:39:29 PM »

Oooh.
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« Reply #7 on: June 06, 2007 10:54:21 AM »

Those are so intricate! I would never have the patience to knit lace with tiny yarn on tiny needles like that.  You have some skills!
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« Reply #8 on: June 06, 2007 04:32:54 PM »

coral -- it's addictive... you should try it! i am still amazed at the techniques used in sock knitting and the way it renders -- it's quite fun!
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