Thursday, December 28, 2017

ReMake BFL Socks

 These socks are finished and ready for wearing again!   
 Such a nice and warm pair of handspun woolen socks!
I had knit these a year ago (or more)  but did not like the feel of the thicker yarn between my toes!
I snipped the yarn above the toe and unraveled them since this was a toe-up knit originally,
 it was an easy job. 

 When I finished knitting the grey socks on the way home yesterday,
 I picked up the stitches on this pair and knit a regular toe down and Kitchener-ed the stitches closed!   Now I will get to wear this nice pair of cold weather socks!

7 comments:

  1. That is quite an operation! But the yarn is beautiful so the socks are totally worth it!

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  2. Good job on making them more wearable! They sure are pretty colors!

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  3. Well you made THAT Sound easy! i could never. IT would have been toast for sure

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  4. You are so good! The colors are great. Way to make it work!

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  5. The reworked socks look great — no one would ever know! We miss you, but are happy to picture you enjoying being at home, too. ❤️

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