Cheesehead Socks
Finished
December 26, 2019
January 26, 2020

Cheesehead Socks

Project info
Mina's Two At A Time Socks by Knitting Expat Designs
Fish lips kiss heel
Knitting
Me
8.5
Needles & yarn
US 2 - 2.75 mm
8 stitches = 1 inch
in Stocking stitch
lolodidit Plush Sock
none left in stash
1 skein = 430.0 yards (393.2 meters), 115 grams
Green
www.lolodidit.com
Notes

This is Lauren’s sock yarn in the ‘Cheesehead’ colorway. This is yarn dyed in the team colors of the Green Bay Packers.

April 2018
I have been working on these a little here, and a little there. I am ready to either 1. decrease for the toes or 2. start the afterthought heel. I think I want to do the heel first so I can try them on and see how long they are before beginning the toe. I’ll read about how some of my sock heroes handle things when they reach this point. I did not think I would be wearing these socks until the 2018 football season started, but with 30-40 degree weather and snow in April, I might get one wear out of them this spring!

October 2018
I set these up for the after-thought heel. I am regretting it. I wish I just stayed with my favorite formula. I think what I will end up doing is…I don’t know. I mean, I have the entire foot knit, so frogging it to the waste yarn seems like, well, a waste. Not sure, but I am not used to having socks on the needles for 10 months.

December 2019
Welp, I frogged these socks. I will start over with my go-to method. I tried.

January 2020
Rewound the wool and started over. Very pleased with the outcome.

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January 26, 2020
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About this yarn
by lolodidit
Fingering
75% Merino, 15% Nylon, 10% Tencel
430 yards / 115 grams

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  1. Soft
  2. Comfortable
  3. Pretty
  • Project created: November 21, 2017
  • Updated: February 14, 2020
  • Progress updates: 2 updates