Archive for December 17th, 2014

Can’t Stay Long, Gotta Knit

simple lace socks knit

The first sock is done. I am already at the short row heel on the second sock which I will knit tonight to the point where the lace pattern begins on the back of the leg. Then, I will complete the leg tomorrow. If all goes well and the knitting-powers-that-be are still busy elsewhere ruining someone’e knitting, I should be on track to start the shawl when the yarn arrives. I know I am being optimistic here and that the universal-powers-that-be enjoy cosmic irony, but I am going to go out on that limb and say it anyway: I expect the second sock to be completed without the sturm und drang. It’s not often I can say that. Heck, it’s not often I even feel that. Hmmm…that isn’t a chain saw I coughing into life, is it?

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