sock porn for knitting voyeurs.

Monday, January 19, 2009

this is why i wanted to spin in the first place




Dyeing, spinning, and knitting a pair of socks for someone who gets it and gets as excited in receiving as I do in giving.

Gentleman's Fancy Sock stitch pattern, toe up PGR style with a short row heel...


...and a non-patterned sole that won't quit.



(Almost as much!)


Stacey said...

oooh - that is the perfect pattern for handspun!!! The color is beautiful and you make such pretty short row heels!

bockstark.knits said...

drooooooooool! gorgeous!

lexa said...

Love 'em! Gorgeous!

Nadia said...

Great yarn with a great pattern!

Sarah said...

Nice. Those are some lovely, to be loved socks.

Also, love the combing post!

Kristine said...

lovely - squishy goodness.

knitting sprouts said...

this keeps me inspired to keep going with my learning to spin attempt.

Tikabelle said...

Those are some hot socks. And your PGR heels are super-sexy in a knitterly sort of way. Mine are always full of holes. I'm jealous.

Maia said...

Beautiful! I love how different fiber can look from the yarn it makes.

sgeddes said...


That is the best reason to spin!

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