BBOpal KAL

I have joined a KAL that my favourite podcasters The Bakery Bears” have started the 25th of May and it’s running till 30th of June. The name of it is #BBOpalKAL and it’s all about to use up the stash of Opal yarns.

This is the one I have started with, a beautiful colour in orange and purple. The colour is: 9111

And I also decided to use their pattern as well. So a pair of socks called Incantation Socks by Kay Jones and you can buy it on Ravelry.

This is how far i have got on the first sock.

Happy Knitting!

Two different socks at the same time

I’m knitting two pairs of socks at the same time, nothing strange at all with that, but they are for two different persons, and this is the first time I do that. The first pair is for me and the other for my husband who for the first time asked me to knit him a pair!! No preasure there!! First pair of them both are done and I have now started the sedond one for my hubby.

 

My Socks. A free Swedish pattern called: Anitas randiga i 4-trådigt Opal garn
Yarn: Black Opal and multi coloured ONline Supersocke 4-fach Neon Color
Needles: KnitPro Zing 2.50mm

 

Husbands socks: Pattern is a mix between 2 patterns and payed for.
Yarn: Svarta Fåret “Frost”
Needles: ShiaoGoo 2.25mm

 

Socks and striped ones.

For some time now I have been looking at these socks and wanted to make a pair. Now I finally working on them, but finding a problem. Where the coloured yarn and the solid yarn switch places, a ridge apears on the inside of the sock and I hope I will not feel it when I’m wearing them. Love the effect though.

Yarn: Opal (Black) and ONline Supersocke 4-fach Neon Color

Needles: KnitPro Zing 4.00mm

X-mas socks ready

 

Another pair of sock done and these are my Christmas Socks to wear. The yarn is Järbo Garn “Fuga”. A perfect yarn for warm socks for being used during winter. The pattern as a free pattern on Ravelry; Incredibly easy socks by: Tracy Darby. I have made 4 pair socks from this pattern and there will be lots more.

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