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Cursed Yarn Socks
Finished
August 13 2012
April 28 2013
Project info
Cursed Yarn Socks
Mystery Sock '09 by Kirsten Kapur
Knitting
me
64 sts
Needles & yarn
Studioloo tiptoe
none left in stash
1 skein = 402.0 yards (367.6 meters), 115 grams
n/a
Red
Studioloo
April 28, 2012
Notes

Okay, I finally finished this. The yarn was cursed, I swear. This was actually the third sock I started with this yarn. Now, that’s not to say the yarn is in any way bad. It’s beautiful. The colour is beautiful. It’s soft, it’s easy to work with. Studioloo is an amazing fiber artist and I always buy her sock yarn. I think it might’ve been a combination of weird ancient voodoo curse and my inability to concentrate on any pattern, for whatever odd reason.

This pair of socks still isn’t up to spec with the pattern. I blame the yarn. The toes aren’t right and the cuffs don’t match. BUT, if you can’t see the mistake from three feet away it isn’t a mistake, right? BWAHAHAHAHA.

Anyway, I love the socks. They fit perfectly, they feel amazing on the feet, and I’m ready to cast on another sock with more Bootsie.

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by Studioloo
Fingering
80% Merino, 20% Nylon
402 yards / 115 grams

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  • Project created: August 13, 2012
  • Updated: April 30, 2013
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