As I started knitting socks, sock wool became a new yarn-y obsession for me. I wasn’t aware of it, when I just started. Didn’t know that there is such a fascinating hand dyed sock wool out there. It is safe to say now that I slowly became kind of a sock wool hunter. Sock wool became an new inspiration for me ever since I started to knit socks. Strip-y sock wool inspired me on my Stripes and Colours blanket designing. On my research (mainly through Instagram and Pinterest) I discovered a few different wool dyers and one of them was Eden…

Hello and welcome to another sock post on my sock knitting journey. Today’s post is all about pair #7 that was knitted following a sock pattern purchased on Ravelry. In this pair I wanted to experience few new stitches and techniques. This is a pair that made me feel like I’m a real sock knitter and not a newbie anymore.  For the first time I knitted a pair of socks, following a pattern which is not from Christine Perry step-by-step patterns. After knitting 6 pairs following Christine’s detailed patterns, I was ready to try something new. Learning new techniques makes…

The Joyful Bouquet is finally DONE. YU HOO ! All the little greenery details are joined together, making such a rich and cheerful centre piece. I can’t tell you how excited I am to be sharing this today with you. So So So excited. This work provided me with hours of pure pleasure and so many happy moments. I am so pleased with it and so looking forward to be sharing it on my little blog corner, with you. I started working on this bouquet last autumn (November 10th as my photo gallery reminded me), right after I finished designing…