Wednesday, August 16, 2006

Funky crochet socks!

After finding knitting socks very frustrating I decided to try Milobo's crochet socks pattern
and this is the result!

I used purple stripy Regia surf sock yarn - quite pleased with the results - I can't believe how easy it is to crochet in the roundm compared to knitting! Only think i found was that as I have wide feet and narrow heels the cuff is a bit loose. I had to decrease a lot more than the pattern calls for and they were still a bit loose. I think that ne4xt time I crochet socks I will make them smaller so that they are more clingy. However, these socks will be great for the winter when I can wear them as slipper socks!


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