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Popsicle lookalikes ... kind of
Finished
May 22 2016
July 21 2016
Project info
Popsicle lookalikes ... kind of
Popsicle by Nicole Hindes
Knitting
Me
40
Needles & yarn
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
Wollatelier Schlawin Norwegia
0 yards in stash
1 skein = 437.4 yards (400.0 meters), 100 grams
Pink
Wollatelier Schlawin
Notes

I have wanted to knit these for ages and last weekend it was time. I grabbed some yarn from deep stash and had the urge to knit up some socks. It’s a yarn I usually use for thick house socks so I was looking for a pattern I could alter to match the different gauge. This pattern is not available (anymore?), guess it was part of a club once, plus the initial pattern is top down but I like to knit my socks toe up - so I would have had to alter it anyway. To cut a long story short I decided to knit from the pattern pics, skip the bobbles (wouldn’t want those anyway) and just give it a go. Looks good so far for a loose lookalike in an equally popping colour. Knitting them both at the same time more or less to have less notes and make sure I do not forget what I did on number one by the time I knit number two.

Knit Notes

Turkish CO 12 sts.
Inc to 58 sts.
Start pattern after toe.

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About this yarn
by Wollatelier Schlawin
78% Merino, 22% Nylon
437 yards / 100 grams

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  • Originally queued: April 12, 2010
  • Project created: May 28, 2016
  • Finished: July 21, 2016
  • Updated: July 23, 2016