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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…

A little after I started working on the first pair of cable socks, I felt very comfortable with the cable knitting and loved the way it came out using my cotton yarn. I wanted to make a wooly pair of cable socks on my next sock project.  The 6th pair was up on the needle while the cotton cable pair were on the go. I thought it will be interesting to see an Un-dyed wool, the original colour of the wool, knitted on a Cable Socks. I made two balls of 50 gr’ out of this yarn, using my knitting umbrella…

The reason I wanted to learn socks knitting was because I had this dream that one day I will be able to knit cable socks. Cable socks is one special love of mine – it holds so many things I admire. I don’t know why but for me a knitted cable pattern always looked like a magic that keeps some tradition inside it. Looks like it came from old romantic admired places. Every time I see this pattern on hand knitted socks It makes my heart melt.  The thing was that I really thought cable knitting is hard and complicated…