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knitgal
06-24-2008, 06:10 PM
I made these socks for the DBF's sister Ashley's birthday- which is tomorrow. I finished them just in time!

The pattern is Sweet Socks (http://knitnlit.blogspot.com/2007/08/sweet-socks.html) and the yarn is On Your Toes Bamboo in coral and it is wool free as she is allergic. I loved the pattern, although I had to fudge it a bit in places, my fault I'm sure. The yarn was lovely too, in fact I'm jealous I don't get to keep them. I haven't washed them yet, so we'll see how they stand up.

As you can see my cat Lucy loved them- which is ironic since Ashley is also allergic to cats!

And yes, those are MY white pasty legs.

Jan in CA
06-24-2008, 07:08 PM
I'm sure she'll love them! They are so pretty!

scout52
06-24-2008, 07:17 PM
Oh they are sooo pretty!!! So is your cat!!

rosefields
06-24-2008, 07:35 PM
Those are beautiful! :inlove: Thanks for posting the pattern link..I have been looking for a simple, cable knit sock pattern!:)

Debkcs
06-24-2008, 07:46 PM
They look very comfy, love the color. Your Lucy looks like my Arwyn, very pretty.

Slim
06-24-2008, 09:45 PM
Ooh, so pretty! I love the color, and the pattern has just enough detail. Thanks for the link.

auburnchick
06-25-2008, 12:26 AM
Those are beautiful!!!! Lovely job! She's going to adore them!!

Karina
06-25-2008, 05:03 AM
I love those sock. will have to look out for the yarn, so pretty.

susi
06-25-2008, 05:22 AM
there beautiful.

your pussy cat is so cute.

susi

Knit4Fun
06-25-2008, 08:26 AM
Those are lovely!

As a fellow cat lover, I can tell you with absolute certainty that Lucy is simply making sure that those socks have just the right amount of cat fur on them - it's a cat thing. :roll: She's a pretty gal!

sue in canada
06-25-2008, 09:16 AM
They look lovely. I am sure they will be much appreciated.

WandaT
06-25-2008, 09:24 AM
They're gorgeous!! What a beautiful gift!!

LovelyLinda
06-27-2008, 08:11 AM
Those are very lovely socks. :woot:

Karina
06-27-2008, 10:03 AM
Did she jump for joy when she got the socks?

Could you tell me where you got the yarn from, havent been able to find any.

Lima
06-27-2008, 01:33 PM
tidy work! i love the color!:inlove:

GirlChris
06-27-2008, 02:21 PM
they look great. I love the color.