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road trip socks
October 2013
December 2013
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road trip socks
Toe-Up Sock by Anne Berk
Needles & yarn
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
Cascade Yarns ® Heritage Silk
1 skein = 437.0 yards (399.6 meters), 100 grams
The Knitting Garage at Stickle's in Rhinebeck, New York

I started these during a road trip with hubby.
I am using the pattern mainly for the Fleegle heel construction.
Right away I realized that I had left behind the re-enforcing yarn I like to use for the toes and heel; also I used Judy’s magic cast-on but it came out not as neat and tight as I like it (at least on one sock).

Still I muddled along thinking it will be OK in the end (I can always darn them…) and it really doesn’t look so bad. I am knitting in stockinette stitch and k1, p1 ribbing for most of the cuff.

Cast off using Elizabeth Zimmerman’s sewn bind off for extra stretchiness.

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by Cascade Yarns ®
85% Merino, 15% Silk
437 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: October 23, 2013
  • Finished: December 13, 2013
  • Updated: December 30, 2013
  • Progress updates: 4 updates