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« on: July 30, 2006 06:36:57 AM »

Made with Elann's peruvian collection baby cashmere, these are possibly the most impractical and fussy socks ever, and I'm very happy with how they turned out (my second pair ever!)


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« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2006 07:56:47 AM »

Beautiful, beautiful socks!    The stitches are so teeny and perfect.  That's a gorgeous shade of pink.  What pattern did you use?  Please let us know your grammy's reaction and how the baby cashmere wears.  Congratulations!

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« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2006 09:31:48 AM »

It takes a lot for a sock to be impractical, and I don't think that baby cashmere yarn fits that bill. All it means is that if I were to wear those socks, I would not wear them with shoes - but they'd be perfect lounge-around-the-house-with-toasty-toes socks. Smiley (Oh, yes, and they look great, too!)

« Reply #3 on: July 30, 2006 11:43:26 AM »

They're very pretty! I really like the lace pattern and the solid pink.


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