View Full Version : Katia "Jamaica" 100% cotton
03-14-2006, 06:51 PM
HAD to purchase a few skeins of this yarn - just gorgeous - I'm gonna try my hand at some cotton socks now.
Any tips? Anyone knit socks out of cotton?
03-14-2006, 06:57 PM
I'm sure there are people who knit 100% cotton socks, but I wouldn't. :) They get really stretched out and don't stay up. :)
03-14-2006, 07:09 PM
you can hold some elastic thread along with the cotton for the ribbing; that should hold them up.
03-15-2006, 01:50 AM
thanks Hildie - I'll try that!
03-15-2006, 04:11 AM
cascade fixation already has elastic in it and its pretty cheap too