We are all humming right along!
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Courtney, Order Fulfillment & Store[/caption]
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Courtney finished her socks!!!![/caption]
Courtney has already finished her pair of socks! She loves the fact that they are sized to fit her feet precisely and is planning to make another pair that incorporates a pattern design.
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Tina, Store Manager[/caption]
Tina's report for this week:
"Had a slight mishap in my dragonfly pattern…..darn those yarn overs. Ended up carefully taking out 5 stitches down 4 rows, figured out the mistake and laddered up each stitch correctly with a crochet hook. Success! Can’t even tell which stitches I was working with. Around and around I go toward the heel….."
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Melissa, Social Media[/caption]
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Melissa is changing to two circulars after working her first sock on DPNs.[/caption]
This is Melissa's first pair of socks and she's learning many new techniques.
"I completed one sock using 4 dpns and it was a royal pain. So…I bought 2 circular needles and some thicker yarn and started over working 2 socks on two circular needles . I got through the toes easily enough and now am working in the round, I am being careful to knit on/off the same needles, I am finding that as I go, one set of needles is facing the opposite direction on every other half…"
Any advice for her?
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Kjirstine, Customer Service Manager[/caption]
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Worked the heel as written, now on to the cuff![/caption]
"This is my first attempt at a short row heel and I am pleased with how it came out. It was easy to do and fits nicely. I wasn't sure how long to knit my cuff, but Tina suggested that it should be approximately as long as my foot. Sounds good to me! Anyone have a different "Rule of Cuff" that you use?"
We are having a lot of fun knitting these together and watching each other's unique progress. Until next week!!