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Finished socks

I totally forgot to show you 2 pairs of socks I have finished recently and not so recently. The Gander socks have served their warming purposes in December, right before or after Christmas. It's the first heel flap sock in years. I loved the stripes used in the pattern, which would be more difficult to make with the short row heel. So heel flap it is and I love the fit of it! dreiecke7dreiecke6 The leftover sock yarn socks were finished a little bit early - October I guess - but I never showed them. It's a plain sock pattern with short row heel and alternating sock yarn stripes with the gray yarn as a means to tone down the colorfulness. This way it's totally ok to mix random colors - the gray......

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The Gander socks
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2014/12/15

The Gander socks

We made a little shopping trip to the next big town and there was yarn. The next thing I remember is me paying for 4 skeins of sock yarn. The...