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Thursday, February 22, 2007

New Threads THURSDAY!


56 St 56 Row Socks
Designer: Nancy McGlynn
Yarn:Regia *Crazy Color* – 2.25 skeins
Color: Green Multi #5264
Gauge: 7 sts/10rows over 1″
Needles: #3

Whoo HOO! These are some Cheerful lookin’ threads!

Soft too – after I washed them in some lightly soaped water, they bloomed and got very nice. I even threw them in the dryer because I wanted to wear them today.

It is still brisk – around 30 degrees this morning which is 30 degrees WARMER than last week at this time. The Weatherman said we had zero or below since January 26.

It helps me to block it out by looking at my feet now. Maybe I’ll sprout some daffodils between my toes ;p

{oooh Melanie – where’s yer twosie?}

28 responses to “Thursday, February 22, 2007”

  1. Rosemary says:

    Those are some nice looking socks!

  2. margene says:

    Now that is a perfect picture of warm, happy feet!

  3. Heather says:

    I just love those greens. You look so springy! Did you have assistance taking this feet photo, or do you have some other secret?

  4. Wanda says:

    Springy socks, I love them! So much fun and sure to beat away the winter doldrums. And look, you’re already ready for St. Paddy’s Day.

  5. Melanie says:

    You win! They look great – I can’t wait to finish mine!

  6. rachel says:

    Did you use a tripod to capture your own well-deserved dance?

  7. Karen says:

    Very pretty and cheery socks!

  8. Jennifer says:

    OOOH! Very nice and springy. 30 degrees is nice after what it’s been. We got up to 40 yesterday, and we were crazy, I tell ya!

  9. Gem says:

    Gorgeous socks – Did you use 3 balls of Regia or 2?

  10. Beth S. says:

    Fab socks! I know what you’ll be wearing this Paddy’s Day… :-)

  11. Leslie says:

    Very cheerful socks. Good job!

  12. Carol says:

    Very nice! Please post a pic if your tosies sprout some buds!

  13. Anne says:

    Oh those are awesome! I LOVE green, and you’re right, they are very very fun looking socks. I am just beginning to try socks, hopefully I can make some similar someday!

  14. amisha says:

    gorgeous springy socks! i am feeling the green too with my twist… 2 sleeves done and starting the back… pure green love!

  15. Debi says:

    Pretty socks and a perfect match! :)

  16. Tracey says:

    Dang those are great, just in time for St. Patty’s day coming up soon too. I am sooo ready for spring, I got my snow. Spring can come now.

  17. Gina says:

    Adorable and so springy! Tons of cheer!

  18. Bells says:

    Love the socks. Are they just a regular size? What size feet are they designed for?

  19. Marg says:

    Great socks! Just in time for St. Paddy’s Day, too. :-)

  20. Ann says:

    Love ’em! They’re so cheerful, you’re right! Happy feet!

  21. Lisa says:

    I love that regia colorway. In fact, I just finished a pair of shortie socks in that exact same yarn ;)
    Pic here:

  22. Sonya says:

    I can’t decide what I love more – those socks or that photo! Very sneaky on tiptoes, but they are such a sprightly green so I guess it just follows.

  23. kmkat says:

    You will have happy feet on St. Paddy’s Day!

  24. Keppy says:

    Those socks are super cute!!!

  25. Amy says:

    Such cute patterns! Looks like there’s a lot of helpful info on your site, can’t wait til I have time to read it all :) I’ve been stuck on scarves forever and really want to get more advanced!

  26. Vickie says:

    You know, this is just the happiest darned picture. All weekend long, surrounded by ice and winter crud, I just had to keep checking back to see these socks. It just made me smile.

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