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April 18, 2006


My Sockapaloooza socks are all done -- blocked, ends woven in, and photographed!


This was my first time using Koigu, and will certainly not be my last. In fact, I already have another pair of socks on the needles. (So. behind. on. blogging.)

Close up of pattern

These socks went really fast, and the pattern was easy to memorize. And how about this for a bonus: there's enough of that yummy Koigu left over for a pair of baby booties!

All finished!

My next fun task is gathering some treats to put in my pal's box. I'm enjoying this so much! Remind me why I waited until round three to become a Sockapalooozer?

Pattern: Denmark from Knitting on the Road
Yarn: Koigu, 2 skeins (I don't have the labels here, but if I had to guess I'd say the colorway is 439. If I remember to check, I'll update this!)
Needles: US2s

Posted by shannon at April 18, 2006 1:19 PM | For related posts: Sockapaloooza, Socks


looks great! i like how the pattern still shows through the subtle colour changes.

Posted by: reesie at April 18, 2006 2:06 PM

Those are So. Beautiful.

What a great job. the pattern looks great, and the color makes my mouth water. Your sock pal is going to be thrilled.

Posted by: Emma at April 18, 2006 3:01 PM

They are gorgeous! Lucky pal.

Posted by: Kathy at April 18, 2006 3:32 PM

Gorgeous! I envy your sock pal! Isn't koigu the yummiest?

Posted by: Nonnahs at April 18, 2006 5:02 PM

awesome socks! I love how saturated the purple looks!

Posted by: shoofly at April 18, 2006 6:02 PM

Just lovely!

Posted by: Wanda at April 18, 2006 7:09 PM

Gee whiz I hope those are for me!

Posted by: Carla at April 18, 2006 8:14 PM

Love that Koigu colorway! Great job on the socks. I always think the "extra goodies" is the best part of the pal experience.

Posted by: Juls at April 22, 2006 11:23 AM

Congrats! They look beautiful!

Posted by: Norah at April 26, 2006 11:28 AM