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« on: March 25, 2008 10:40:04 AM »

So a month ago I coudn't knit. A couple books and a zillion You Tube videos later we have this! I am hooked! I have already finished 1 sock for DH (have to get more yarn) and have started another pair for my self.



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« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2008 10:46:19 AM »

wowzah! i love the colors
they look great!
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« Reply #2 on: March 25, 2008 10:46:38 AM »

 Shocked Wow i love these wish i could knit
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« Reply #3 on: March 25, 2008 10:48:24 AM »

Those are super cute...and kudos for doing so much so quickly...I have knitted off and on for a couple of years and can only do square things (no counting, increasing, etc.)!!  So great job!!!
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« Reply #4 on: March 25, 2008 10:57:18 AM »

One month?!  Really?!  You've just inspired me!!!  I know the basics of knitting but only how to knit a straight simple line and have been very intimdated to try anything beyond that, but if you could learn to do this in a month, maybe I could learn in 2?    Cheesy  Seriously, I'm going for it as soon as I finish up the million and 1 other different crafts on my to-do and half-finished lists!!!

Cute colors by the way!!!!!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: March 25, 2008 11:01:12 AM »

So cool!  I just bought the Stitch 'N Bitch book and am taking my first knitting class next week.  Your socks are awesome!  I hope I progress as quickly as you have!
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« Reply #6 on: March 26, 2008 09:07:25 AM »

Congrats on learning your new skills. The socks look pretty cool. Nice springy colors.
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« Reply #7 on: March 26, 2008 10:02:47 AM »

A month ago?  Dude.  It took me about 5 years of on-and-off knitting before I did anything more complicated than a blanket Wink and at least a couple of years after that before I was brave enough to try socks.  Great job!!
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« Reply #8 on: March 26, 2008 07:08:30 PM »

for not having knitted very long your stripes came out amazing. Awesome job...my first socks came out barely fitting past my toes Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: March 31, 2008 11:43:54 AM »

Amazing!! You did a lot better on your first pair of socks than I did on mine.
But be warned: sock knitting is very addictive. Grin
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