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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…

On Friday mornings, when no workshops are booked in my CrochetObjet studio, E & me usually plan to have some ‘for us’ time . Go for a little walk by the park together, is our winner in most cases. We prefer to go on the route that leads us straight to the beach, nearby Tel Aviv port. We always start our walk with a little chat and then slowly move to hear music. We both need some time with our ear phones playing music to inhale some extra pleasure. We are usually tight with time as the school day ends up…