I hadn’t knit in a week. It felt weird. Not utilizing my hands to its potential was odd. But I was in a slump. The projects I had on the needles wasn’t doing it for me. After having started Mira’s cowl over once and then Claret for the third time. I was ready for something new.
Last month I ordered 4-5 books from the library trying to find the right sock pattern. I sent the books back disappointed. I was looking for something basic, but nice. It of course had to match the yarn I have. I had planned on using sport weight yarn instead of fingering. Today I finally settled on a pattern. It’s one I’ve done before, Striped Socks by JoAnn Fabric and Craft Stores .
It was a free leaflet, but you can go to Ravelry and it will take you to the pattern download. Here’s my progress so far: