Scrap Yarn Sock Advent Calendar 2015
Finished
November 29, 2015
December 27, 2015

Scrap Yarn Sock Advent Calendar 2015

Project info
Scrap Yarn Sock Advent Calendar by Anna Johanna
Knitting
Feet / LegsSocksMid-calf
me
39
Needles & yarn
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
Alpaca Sock Yarn
70 yards in stash
0.02 skeins = 8.7 yards (8.0 meters), 2 grams
Earnest Violet
Blue-purple
handu
June 10, 2015
Austermann Step Classic
55 yards in stash
0 skeins = 0.0 yards (0.0 meters), 0 grams
804
Blue-green
Lankamaailma
March 3, 2014
Cascade Yarns ® Heritage Sock
249 yards in stash
0 skeins = 0.0 yards (0.0 meters), 0 grams
10182
Yellow
Lankakauppa Kuje
April 19, 2014
Four Seasons Gründl Hot Socks Neon
64 yards in stash
0.02 skeins = 4.6 yards (4.2 meters), 1 grams
Blue
Villavyyhti
March 28, 2014
Garnstudio DROPS Fabel
2 yards in stash
0 skeins = 0.0 yards (0.0 meters), 0 grams
12
Blue-purple
Nappikikka
May 12, 2014
Handu PukkIlu
none left in stash
0.02 skeins = 2 grams
Blue-purple
Handu
June 10, 2015
Hjertegarn Sock 4
60 yards in stash
0.08 skeins = 18.4 yards (16.8 meters), 4 grams
651
Blue
Lankamaailma
October 1, 2014
Hjertegarn Sock 4
184 yards in stash
0.04 skeins = 9.2 yards (8.4 meters), 2 grams
650
Orange
Lankamaailma
December 4, 2014
Hjertegarn Sock 4
none left in stash
0.08 skeins = 18.4 yards (16.8 meters), 4 grams
Blue-purple
Lanitium ex Machina Basic Sock | Perussukka
32 yards in stash
0.06 skeins = 27.5 yards (25.2 meters), 6 grams
Gray
Lanitium ex Machina
May 10, 2015
Louhittaren Luola Väinämöinen
31 yards in stash
0.03 skeins = 13.2 yards (12.1 meters), 3 grams
Blue
Lumoava lanka in Oulu, Oulu
December 3, 2012
Louhittaren Luola Väinämöinen
none left in stash
0.07 skeins = 30.8 yards (28.2 meters), 7 grams
Pink
October 13, 2013
Sandnes Garn Mini Palett
78 yards in stash
0 skeins = 0.0 yards (0.0 meters), 0 grams
Oulun kädentaitomessut
October 11, 2009
Schachenmayr Regia 4-fädig 4-ply
28 yards in stash
0.06 skeins = 13.8 yards (12.6 meters), 3 grams
19437
December 24, 2014
Taito Pirkanmaa Roosa Nauha Sock
64 yards in stash
0.75 skeins = 344.3 yards (314.8 meters), 75 grams
2199
Gray
Taito Shop Tampere in Tampere, Western Finland
October 31, 2014
Taito Pirkanmaa Roosa Nauha Sock
37 yards in stash
0.09 skeins = 41.3 yards (37.8 meters), 9 grams
2181
Pink
Taito Shop Tampere in Tampere, Western Finland
October 31, 2014
Zwerger Garn Opal Uni Solid 4 ply
9 yards in stash
0.04 skeins = 18.6 yards (17.0 meters), 4 grams
626
Red
Lankakauppa Kuje
April 19, 2014
Zwerger Garn Opal Uni Solid 4 ply
33 yards in stash
0.02 skeins = 9.3 yards (8.5 meters), 2 grams
600
Green
Lankakauppa Kuje
April 19, 2014
Notes

30.11.2015

68 stitches

01.12.2015

I made stripe at half past seven so the color is blue.
Yarn: Knitlobslair Väinämöinen, pakkanen.

02.12.2015

Color of the day was lilac gotten from my birthday.
Yarn: Handu PukkIlu, Hyacinth

03.12.2015

Today I wore red-purple tunic and blue jeans so I today’s color is blue-purple.
Yarn: Alpaca Sock Yarn Earnest Violet

04.12.2015

I joined Ravelry in 2009 so today’s color is purple (again!).
Yarn: Garnstudio Drops Fabel, Berry Dreams.

05.12.2015

My favorite charity organization is Red Cross, so red today.
Yarn: Opal Uni solid, red.
Chart: from book Lesley Stanfield, Melody Griffiths: The Knitter’s stitch collection, motif 216

06.12.2015

First dress I saw was Pink ribbon dress.
Yarn: Pirkanmaan kotityön Roosa nauha lanka lila ja Knitlobslair Väinämöinen, ärjy
Chart: from book Lesley Stanfield, Melody Griffiths: The Knitter’s stitch collection, motif 209

07.12.2015

Today’s temperature was around 0 degrees Celcius.
Yarn: Four seasons Gründl Hot Socks Neon, blue-turquoise.

09.12.2015

Yesterday I liked most D major, so I knitted yellow notes.
Yarn: Cascade Yarns Heritage, Tangerine

I think that water element suits me best, so today’s color should be green. But I don’t like green so I used turquoise.
Yarn: Austerman Step, turquoise

10.12.2015

My favorite game is Carcassonne and I always take blue token when I play it.
Yarn: Hjertegarn Sock 4, blue.

11.12.2015

I can’t remember what is my blood type so I will use gray today.
Yarn: Lanitium ex machina, Battleship.
Chart: From book Mary Jane MuckleStone: 200 Fair Isle Motifs - A Knitters Handbook, motif 115

13.12.2015

Yesterday I searched little balls of sock yarns and let the evenings lottery decide which of them I will use. In lottery first number was 31, so I used the yarn which turned from orange to purple.
Yarn: Sandnes Garn Mini Palett
Chart: From book Mary Jane MuckleStone: 200 Fair Isle Motifs - A Knitters Handbook, motif 171

Today I drank tea from pink mug.
Yarn: Knitlobslair Väinämöinen, ärjy.

15.12.2015

I dont want to go anywhere I rather stay at home so for yesterday’s stripe I made Finnish forest.
Yarn: Opal uni solid, green
Chart: From book Mary Jane MuckleStone: 200 Fair Isle Motifs - A Knitters Handbook, motif 170

My favorite book at childhood was big red book where is 365 fairytales.
Yarn: Opal uni solid, red
Chart: From here.

16.12.2015

My eyes are blueish, so blue stripe today.
Yarn: Regia 4-fädig. smoke blue
Chart: from book Lesley Stanfield, Melody Griffiths: The Knitter’s stitch collection, motif 233

17.12.2015

There is 9926 citizens in my home town, so I will use orange (yellow doesn’t have enough contrast with my main color.)
Yarn: Hjertegarn Sock 4, orange
Chart: From here.

18.12.2015

I was born on tuesday so pink today.
Yarn: Knitlobslair Väinämöinen, ärjy.
Chart: From book Mary Jane MuckleStone: 200 Fair Isle Motifs - A Knitters Handbook, motif 92

19.12.2015

I found bill of 20 euros from my wallet, so blue today.
Yarn: Hjertegarn Sock 4, blue.
Chart: From book Mary Jane MuckleStone: 200 Fair Isle Motifs - A Knitters Handbook, motif 187

20.12.2015

Today is Finnish author Väinö Linna’s birthday, so I took blue color from cover of his book Under the North Star.
Yarn: Knitlobslair Väinämöinen, pakkanen.
Chart: From book Mary Jane MuckleStone: 200 Fair Isle Motifs - A Knitters Handbook, motif 110

21.12.2015

There is pink flower in my computer’s wallpaper.
Yarn: Pirkanmaan kotityön Roosa nauha lanka lila
Chart: From book Mary Jane MuckleStone: 200 Fair Isle Motifs - A Knitters Handbook, motif 197

22.12.2015

I was Mrs Tiggy-Winkle, so I will knit gray hedgehogs.
Yarn: Lanitium ex Machina Batlleship.
Chart: From here.

26.12.2015

The random color of 23rd day was pink.
Yarn: Pirkanmaan kotityön roosa nauha sukkalanka, lila.

The first project of my friends was purple, so purple stripeissä for Christmas Eve.
Yarn: Hjertegarn sock 4, purple.
Chart: from book Mary Jane Mucklestone: 200 Fair Isle Motifs - A Knitters Handbook, motif 200.

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Finished
November 29, 2015
December 27, 2015
 
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  • Project created: November 30, 2015
  • Updated: December 30, 2015
  • Progress updates: 12 updates