Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Yarn Along - I finished the socks!

Hurrah, I finished Curiosa as you can see from the title!  I love them, the yarn (Mellifera yarn cash twist) is delightful in tide, a gorgeous blue.

They took me a while, but they were worth it.
I am now doing some more to Rhombing Around.  I hope to get this finished soon as I only try to have one sweater otn at one time and I have a few lined up (Hitofude and From Way back to name just two!)
Please excuse my photos from here on in - my camera decided they should be the other way around and I'm not sure how to orientate them on Blogger so they remain sideways!

I also have some little things on the go - my second slipper sock

and some baby booties to complete a set for the stall.

Of course I shall probably get twitchy sock fingers soon at having no 'proper' socks otn (slipper socks are not proper socks!), and when that happens I have the yarn for Jesse by Rachel Coopey.

I also cut the fabric for my sailor top, and I hope to get on with that today or tomorrow, we'll see what the boys want to do.  We have just 2 days left of the summer break and we will make the most of it! We shall be off to the park today t see the ducks and kick a ball about.
Linking with Nicole and Ginny.

9 comments:

  1. Looks as though progress is being made at your place. Love the color of those socks.

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  2. The socks are beautiful, but they look fairly difficult.
    Enjoy your last few days. I'm already back at school!

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  3. Oh they are beautiful socks, what a stunning pattern! And I love the colour of the jumper too, you're surrounded by lots of lovely projects at the moment, perfect!

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  4. I chuckled at the thought of you getting twitchy having no proper socks on the needles. Everything you're making (and the finished socks) looks terrific, Lucy. You are very industrious.

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  5. Love the socks - gorgeous pattern, gorgeous colour! And the fabric for the sailor top looks lovely - look forward to seeing it.

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  6. Great projects, and I LOVE the Curiosa socks!!

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  7. Oh wow, those socks are just amazing! Well done :-)

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