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Nefertem by Kirsten Kapur
Needles & yarn
US 5 - 3.75 mm
Wool Candy Meringue Merino Sock
0.57 skeins = 228.0 yards (208.5 meters), 57 grams
Loopy Ewe
January 30, 2012

Quick and mostly painless. This was my first project that included crocheting, and unfortunately I worked it way too tight and couldn’t get the bottom to block out correctly. Even though I got the correct gauge with the combination of yarn and needle size that I used, it ended up looking much smaller than I wanted. If I went up a size, it would’ve been way too holey and the make ones would’ve looked terrible.

In the end, I like the yarn, and I like the pattern, but I’m just okay with the combination of the two.

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Meringue Merino Sock
by Wool Candy
Fingering / 4 ply
100% Merino
400 yards / 100 grams
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  • Originally queued: February 2, 2012
  • Project created: March 15, 2012
  • Finished: March 20, 2012
  • Updated: December 10, 2012