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Topic: Hawaiian Lei Socks--My first socks!  (Read 1308 times)
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« on: March 07, 2008 10:31:04 AM »

OK, I've actually made another pair, but they were knit flat on size 11's and seamed, and they're more like slippers anyway. Wink

The pattern is from the 2008 Knitting Pattern a Day calendar and I used Senso Harlequin crochet cotton.  Enjoy!





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Quinndustrious P.
« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2008 12:14:12 PM »

cute! love the bold color
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« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2008 12:19:07 PM »

Great socks . I have never tried a pattern before and have at least two unfinished pairs. Is this calendar available on line?
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« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2008 06:43:38 PM »

great job; especially for a first try.  i've attempted socks but either failed at the intricate patterns i've picked or gotten bored of the same rows over and over again.  that was a good idea to knit in the flat, though.
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« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2008 05:55:14 AM »

The calendar is unfortunately not available online.  Sad
I'm really glad that I started out with a flat pair, because I figured out a lot about the construction that helped for doing these in the round.
Thanks for the comments!
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« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2008 12:30:08 PM »

Pretty colors. I like the stitch pattern too.
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alicelovester
« Reply #6 on: March 08, 2008 04:53:19 PM »

I love these! The little fan pattern is adorable, and the colors are so springy and fun.
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