Wednesday, May 22, 2024

SOMETHING NEW!

Something new to me--no, not knitting socks 
but knitting Helical Stripes! 
I did have to watch YouTube several times but I did it and it is a really fun way to do the stripes without a job at the end (because there is no end!) and there is no carrying a color up of an inside thread.  I think this would work well with two colors of scrap yarn in the future, too.
 
Oh, and among projects Mom and I did, we also took a trip to the doctor's to x-ray Dad's wrist after a fall--yup, he broke the radius!  First time for a broken wrist and a cast-
nice to try something new at 91!

4 comments:

  1. Looks like you are having so much fun! And love the color combo on the socks. Swift healing prayers for your Dad.

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  2. Nice stripes!! Sorry about your Dad's fall - glad it is a broken wrist rather than a hip. Sending all the healing juju his way.

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  3. I think about those Helical socks all the time. I've watched the video but I just don't get it.
    Ouch....I bet your dad's not happy having to be in that cast all summer.

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  4. Fun socks! So sorry to hear about your dad's fall. I hope he heals quickly!

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