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margie
01-11-2006, 10:52 PM
I made these socks for my 6 year old son. The lighting isn't good, and doesn't show the color very accurately- they aren't as pink as they look! More maroon than pink. I just finished them tonight- my son asked me when I was putting him to bed if I thought I would get them done tonight. When I told him yes, he asked if I would go into his room and "sneak" them onto his feet while he was sleeping! :D

Oh yeah- I used Moda dea yarn for these. It was on sale at Michaels!

kome
01-11-2006, 10:58 PM
Very cute. Which yarn is it? Did you use more than one color?

nanonette
01-11-2006, 11:07 PM
Very cool!!! Love how you have so many colors!

Jan in CA
01-11-2006, 11:55 PM
Those are great! Was it a self striping yarn or did you do all the color changes?

Ingrid
01-11-2006, 11:59 PM
They look wonderful!! DID you sneak them on his feet? I think that's the best compliment of all!

KellyK
01-12-2006, 01:23 AM
SOOO cute! Itll be like you're the SOCK FAIRY!! :cheering:

partydiva
01-12-2006, 06:05 AM
Those socks are cute. I'm sure you son will be showing off his new socks to everyone at school.

margie
01-12-2006, 09:00 AM
Hi Everyone- The Sock Fairy, here!! ;)

The yarn I used was Moda Dea Sassy Stripes- it is a self striping yarn. I liked it because it wasn't too expensive, it was self-striping (which I think is just too cool), and it is a little heavier weight than most self striping sock yarns. It is 100% acrylic, but soft- good for growing little boy feet.

I put the socks on Ben's feet last night- he woke up in the middle of the night because he had a slight "accident"- when I went in to help him change his PJ's, you should have seen the smile on his face when he realized that he had his new socks on! Even at 4:30am, it was worth seeing! :cheering:

Angelia
01-12-2006, 09:02 AM
The socks look great, and how wonderful that he was excited to be wearing them! :heart:

kayeknit
01-12-2006, 09:07 AM
Those are sooo cute! I love all those colors! :thumbsup:

dustinac
01-12-2006, 09:38 AM
Great job I love the color!!! :thumbsup: