Storm’s End, Self-Striping Version

As promised, today I am going to tell you a little more about this… The Self-Striping Storm’s End from Three Waters Farm and what I did with it. First, the base. This is a fingering weight 4-ply Merino + Nylon 75/25 base. Those who pay attention to bases will know this is a true workhorse. […]

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Talk Nerdy to Me

I hinted earlier this week that I had some more to share about my love affair with String Theory Colorworks and today is the day! Or at least one of them. In any case, let’s travel back in time to last December. String Theory Colorworks announced their 2015 Sock Club and I was sorely tempted. […]

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Matching Stripes + Strontium-90 Socks

I have to say that as the Socks with Sarah official KAL timeline winds down (official end date is January 14th at which point it will go from ‘KAL’ to ‘open knitting group’), I have received so many wonderful notes from fellow knitters who took this little journey with me. I will admit that I […]

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The Thing I Pretty Much Never Do

At this time of year, thousands of knitters the world over have that crazed ‘I’ll-never-finish-in-time’ look in their eyes. I know it. I’ve lived it. If you are in this boat, rest assured that you will indeed most likely survive the next 7days and live to tell the tale of the 11th hour toe shaping […]

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Fastest. Socks. Ever.

In my last post I raved just a little bit about String Theory Colorworks‘ Orbit base. I received my latest order — thanks to the Knitting Sarah/Socks with Sarah coupon code — on Monday afternoon and by Monday evening I’d cast-on a new pair of socks with this yarn… The 80/20 SW merino/nylon sport weight […]

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