Knit Socks: Making a Rounded Toe

Knit Socks: Making a Rounded Toe

by Kathleen Cubley July 16, 2019 2 min read 0 Comments

There's nothing like a pair of handknit socks. You can use gorgeous sock yarn, choose your stitch pattern, and take them with you wherever you go. One thing I've learned over the years is how to customize socks to fit my feet, and I like a rounded toe. It's important for me because my feet are fairly straight across the toes, and a pointy toe just ends up flopping around empty. 

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Learn An Easy Way To Choose Your Sock Heel Style | Sock Knitting

Learn An Easy Way To Choose Your Sock Heel Style | Sock Knitting

by Kelley Hobart May 12, 2018 3 min read 0 Comments

When working sock knitting patterns, there are a lot of options. You can knit socks on double points, use the magic loop technique, or knit on two circular needles. You can knit one at a time, two at a time, or two at a time with one nested inside the other.
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When the frost is on the pumpkin, it might be Socktober!

by kjirstine Prickett October 11, 2015 3 min read 0 Comments

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Shop Happenings: North Idaho Fair Winners and Socktober

by Ana Vidal September 28, 2015 2 min read 0 Comments

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Independent's Celebration - Malabrigo

by 6 July 24, 2015 4 min read 0 Comments

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Independent's Celebration - Sweet Georgia Yarns

by 6 July 16, 2015 2 min read 0 Comments

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Independent's Celebration - Zen Yarn Garden

by 6 July 09, 2015 2 min read 0 Comments

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AD Sock KAL Wrap-Up & Winner

by 6 August 31, 2014 1 min read 0 Comments

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AD Sockalong Giveaway!

by 6 August 18, 2014 1 min read 0 Comments

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Sock Knit Along- Humming Right Along

by 7 August 13, 2014 2 min read 0 Comments

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Ready to start our first Knit Along!

by 7 July 30, 2014 2 min read 0 Comments

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Partner Spotlight: What Makes a Dahlgren Sock so Special?

Partner Spotlight: What Makes a Dahlgren Sock so Special?

by Ruthie Hunt July 23, 2011 2 min read 0 Comments

The staff of Alpaca Direct sat down with Kris Dahlgren of Dahlgren Footwear to learn about the sophisticated construction of a Dahlgren sock.
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