Saturday, December 27, 2008

Forked: Gentleman's Plain Winter Socks

Yarn: Knit Picks Felici [75% superwash wool, 25% polymide; 218 yds / 199 m per 50g skein]; color: 24113 Clay; 2 skeins (only a few yards left over)

Care: machine wash cold, dry flat

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

Pattern: Gentleman's Plain Winter Sock with Dutch Heel by Nancy Bush (Knitting Vintage Socks)

Modifications: none

Date Begun: October 12, 2008

Date Completed: November 8, 2008

Gifted to: Jake Haller

Comments: A great, easy-to-follow pattern that creates a wonderful sock that fits more ample feet:) The extra long cuff goes quickly and really adds a nice old-time touch. I will be making this again soon!

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