Note **my mum’s** very swollen ankle – and how the sock still fits! Yay!!!!
Yarn: Regia Silk in dark grey
Yarn source:Opitec UK
Pattern: Snake Skin Socks from the Six Sox yahoo group (August/September sock)
Size: 72 stitches (largest size)
Recipient: My mum
Needles: Set of 5 2.5 mm double pointed birch.
Toe/heel/cuff: Short row/reverse flap and gusset/A 2/2 rib, then 1 row 1/1 rib and sewn (grafted) cast off/bind off.
Modifications: Worked them toe-up using these instructions from the Socknitters website.
Aaaaaaand relax …. I don’t know just how long they took me (feel free to search if you want), but I’m now just one pair of socks behind the knit along now! I’m casting on for the “Iris Garden” pair today.
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