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Project info
Socks #23
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
823 yards
Garnstudio DROPS Alpaca
2 skeins = 364.0 yards (332.8 meters), 100 grams
De Vlotte Knot in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
Zitron Trekking Hand Art
1 skein = 459.0 yards (419.7 meters), 100 grams
De Vlotte Knot in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland

Zitron Trekking Handart Colombo (75% wool/25%polyamide nylon/100 g/420 m) and Drops Alpaca (100% Alpaca/50 g/180m). Toe-up (Magic Cast-on technique by Judy Becker). Short Row Heel. One Skein Zitron Trekking together with 2 skeins of Drops Alpaca is enough is enough to make one pair. One thread from both types of wool are knitted together.

Had my two favorite models with me this morning. So, I put them in some socks and took them outside to take some pictures. I asked them to lift their pyjama pants to get a good view of the socks. Guess who had the best view? Right. I did not plan this scene. It just happened, like it did. When I was uploading the pictures, I saw the stupid grinning gnome that somehow got in the picture. They always seem to show up at the right time, at the right place, don’t they, these little fellows?

Modelled by: Rosalie and Nina

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About this pattern
Personal pattern (not in Ravelry)
About this yarn
by Garnstudio
100% Alpaca
182 yards / 50 grams
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About this yarn
by Zitron
Light Fingering
75% Wool, 25% Nylon
459 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: July 17, 2011
  • Finished: July 17, 2011
  • Updated: January 1, 2017