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:: Tuesday, July 10, 2007 ::

After Failure, Okay-ness


First, the failure:


(flickr)

Jaywalkers
Pattern: Jaywalkers by Grumperina
Knit Picks Memories in Rocky Mountain Dusk
Size 1 dpns

The main reason I frogged this was the pooling--ick. I also should have done it on size 0s, or shortened each repeat. I understand why the pattern is so addicting, I'll just have to try it with some other yarn.

On to okay-ness:


(flickr)

Same yarn, oh so much better results. A 68 stitch sock on size 0 dpns, plain Jane stockinette. I've finally mastered the trick of knitting without looking, so the bulk of this was completed while watching some documentaries, not to mention Japanese dramas. I'm currently turning the heel, which is (unfortunately) a must-look endeavor. I must say, though, that I like the color of the yarn in the skein more than in the sock. Not that it's going to keep me from wearing the sock! -_^

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