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Jecked by Jeweltones

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January 24 2015
February 14 2015
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Jecked by Jeweltones
Jeck by Regina Satta
Needles & yarn
US 1 - 2.25 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet
2 skeins = 384.0 yards (351.1 meters), 100 grams
Knitters' Mercantile in Columbus, Ohio

Toe-up; Turkish cast on 12/12---->34/34. Decided the 68st was too large, so ripped back to toes and 64st. I probably could have made them 60st. Not used to the larger needle and thicker yarn, but they feel great.

FLKH: 1-10-10-10-1

Used new-to-me bind off: grandma’s stretchy for 2x2 rib. It works okay and doesn’t bind on the leg, just not the stretchiest I’ve used.

A little disappointed in the yarn at first wash. The socks were thick and yummy while knitting (such that I was going to have to buy new shoes to fit them!), but became much thinner and limp-ish after washing. I’ll have to see how they wear.


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  • Project created: January 25, 2015
  • Finished: February 14, 2015
  • Updated: March 12, 2015
  • Progress updates: 4 updates