Knitting at the lake is my favorite. My mom and both sisters-in law knit, so there is always someone to join me with yarn and needles on the dock, the porch, or dining room table.
prior sock knitting attempts. My buddy, Susan Anderson posted her basic sock pattern recently and it has been just the nudge I needed. In fact, I
bought the yarn I knit these socks with, from Yarntini, after seeing Susan's years ago.
a blog post back in 2008. Why did I let this yarn languish in my stash for so long?
I highly recommend trying out Susan's sock pattern. It's what finally made socks "click" for me! I knit one pair as per her stockinette instructions and then the pair above making the leg a 2x2 ribbing. Check out her Kitchener Stitch video for closing the toe. Best one I've seen for the dreaded stitch that really isn't so bad.