Saturday, December 27, 2008

Forked: Child's First Sock

Yarn: Knit Picks Essential Solid [75% superwash wool, 25% polymide; 231 yds / 211 m per 50g skein]; color: 23700 Pine; 1.66 skeins

Care: machine wash cold, dry flat

Needles: US 1 / 2.25 mm Susan Bates Quicksilver 29" circulars

Pattern: Child's First Sock in Shell Pattern by Nancy Bush (Knitting Vintage Socks)

Modifications: Cast on 72 stitches (to accommodate my mom's US10W foot). Worked the foot plain.

Date Begun: October 16, 2008

Date Completed: November 26, 2008

Gifted to: Mom

Comments: Pretty pattern that was easier to memorize by the second sock. I am curious to see the sock with the pattern on the foot, so I will probably make myself a pair in the near future.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Very beautiful gift, My Little One!