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Monkey socks II
Monkey Socks by Cookie A
Honkin' size
Needles & yarn
US 0 - 2.0 mm
525 yards = 3 skeins
Simply Socks Yarn Company Simply Sock
2 skeins = 350.0 yards (320.0 meters), 100 grams
Simply Socks Yarn Company in Fort Wayne, Indiana
Simply Socks Yarn Company Simply Sock
1 skein = 175.0 yards (160.0 meters), 50 grams
Simply Socks Yarn Company in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Socks are finally finished! Wooo! I realized that as much as this is a pretty pattern, it is wont to fall down a bit because of the pattern. I don’t block my socks because I want them tight on my feet. But this pattern naturally wants to scrunch down on itself and it makes the sock scrunch. Still, it is really pretty.

Sept 13 - Twisted ribbing is done and I’m started on the first repeat. Now that the ribbing is done (which I am admittedly slower at), the pattern will zing along.

Sept 11 - Remember when I said the sock looked too big? I was wrong. Way wrong. I never fail to underestimate the hugeness of my feet. :o/ Frogged, started over.

Sept 7 - I’m trucking along any time I get time to sit down and knit on these. Super easy pattern.

Sept 3 - I cast on and thought it looked too big after a few rows so I ripped it out and cast on the smaller size.

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by Simply Socks Yarn Company
80% Merino, 20% Nylon
175 yards / 50 grams
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  • Project created: September 13, 2012
  • Updated: October 16, 2012
  • Progress updates: 2 updates