Broken Seed Stitch Socks
Finished
October 5, 2018
October 21, 2018

Broken Seed Stitch Socks

Project info
Broken Seed Stitch Socks by Hanna Leväniemi
Knitting
Feet / LegsSocksMid-calf
Fun and to use leftovers
60 stitches, 38-40 shoe size
Needles & yarn
US 1 - 2.25 mm
459 yards
Lang Yarns Jawoll Superwash (Acrylics blend)
0.8 skeins = 183.7 yards (168.0 meters), 40 grams
Pink
Schachenmayr Regia Design Line by Arne & Carlos 4-fädig / 4-ply
none left in stash
0.3 skeins = 137.7 yards (125.9 meters), 30 grams
Woll Butt Taunus
643 yards in stash
0.3 skeins = 137.8 yards (126.0 meters), 30 grams
Notes

Part of my resolutions for the last quarter 2018 - knit more scrap yarn socks. I only knit this pattern once so far, but really like the broken seed stitch stitch pattern to blend colours. Will use the solid Jawoll for cuffs and heels as I am not sure I will have enough yarn left.

October 12, 2018

Yeah - finished first sock after 1 week. Ok, I have to admit that I knit past the heel turn by Monday, but all the rest I did with my early knitting routine, 35 minutes each minute after waking up. I really love how the two yarns mix up.

I am knitting the k1,p2 with the Buttinette yarn but this results in the Regia yarn being the foreground colour - interesting!

October 19, 2018

Turned the heel of the second sock. Really like how the two yarns work together! I want to knit all the scrappy socks - unfortunately, I will have to “produce” some leftovers and break into a fresh ball of yarn first. Or I might want to start a “make a scrap”-swap in the Buttinette group ? Hmmmm

October 22, 2018

Finished the knitting! Still some ends to weave in, but I really like it.

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75% Wool, 18% Nylon, 7% Acrylic
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75% Wool, 25% Nylon
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by Woll Butt
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  • Project created: October 6, 2018
  • Updated: October 26, 2018
  • Progress updates: 3 updates