4/3/11: Felicia gave me the blank yesterday and I had to dye it immediately. I dyed it with food coloring and Kool-Aid.
4/6/11: Cast on 6 and increase to 68.
4/9/11: Finished first foot. 7”.
Started second sock.
4/13/11: Finished first heel flap. A touch over 2” long.
4/15/11: Finished second heel flap.
4/16/11: Turned both heels.
4/22/11: Finished first gusset decrease and heel flap. Started 6x2 pattern on leg.
5/1/11: Finished the first leg pattern: 6” of 6x2 ribbing.
I started the decreases on the second sock and was zipping along when the damn needle broke. I’m putting the sock away until I calm down.
5/13/11: Finished the first leg (6”) and started 2x2 ribbing. The ribbing went off the rails, but I’m not ripping it. I’m going to leave it and knit on.
6/13/11: Sick day from work allowed me to finish the socks.
- CO 6
- Increase to 68
- Knit a 7” foot (from very end of toes)
- Regular elongated heel flap
- 6” of 6x2 ribbing on leg after heel flap
- 2” of 2x2 ribbing for cuff