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Yarnlady
02-21-2007, 09:41 AM
I finished the first of my pair of Tofutsies. :happydance: I absolutely adore the sock :teehee: , but dislike the yarn :-x I may never make another pair of them. It's like knitting with embroidery floss!

The sock is soft, thin, silky...wonderful.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v478/SamplerLady/Two/th_RenFaire001_edited.jpg (http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v478/SamplerLady/Two/RenFaire001_edited.jpg)





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Kaydee
02-21-2007, 10:24 AM
So pretty!

Webigail
02-21-2007, 10:25 AM
That looks FANTASTIC!
Oh you have to make more...it's not that bad once you get into the swing of it.

You did an incredible job.

Snugglebugmom
02-21-2007, 10:32 AM
Oooh beautiful!!

Yarnlady
02-21-2007, 09:28 PM
That looks FANTASTIC!
Oh you have to make more...it's not that bad once you get into the swing of it.Oh, I'll make more socks...just not sure I'll use Tofutsies. :teehee:

jc4shrx
02-22-2007, 01:51 AM
I just bought that yarn to make socks for myself. I'm really excited because I can't wear 100% wool and it seems sock yarn only comes in that or in alternative materials with icky colors. I like the colors Tofutsies come in.

newwooley
02-22-2007, 12:12 PM
Very nice sock!

:cheering: Thanks for sharing.

I'm currently working on one for my DH and have another skein in colors for me. I really like the yarn so far. My first sock is made of austrailian wool and size 5 DPN's. I'm using 2 KP classic circs on the Tofootsies and I can't wait to finish them.

Helen

mwedzi
02-22-2007, 08:26 PM
I got a couple of balls of these when Webs accidentally listed them at 1/2 the retail price, and honored it! It does look really thin. What size needles are you using? Or more importantly, what gauge are you getting?

newwooley
02-22-2007, 08:56 PM
Hi Nikki,

I'm using a size 2 and getting 8 stitches to the inch, as indicated on the package label. DH is trying them as I go and they are fitting fine. The pattern calls for 7 stitches to the inch though.

I hope this helps! Helen

Cristy
02-22-2007, 10:03 PM
Those look great!

Shannon4J
02-23-2007, 11:28 PM
OOOOOOHHH! Purple!!!!!

I just learned DPN's & will be doing some socks!!! I have about a million projects in line! LOL

Yarnlady
02-24-2007, 07:48 AM
Second sock is finished. And I have enough left over to make socks for my grand daughter..... darn it! :shrug: Hmmm maybe I'll combine it with something else so it's not so small and splitty.....http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v478/SamplerLady/Two/th_fiberarts001_edited.jpg (http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v478/SamplerLady/Two/fiberarts001_edited.jpg)

Shannon4J
02-24-2007, 11:20 AM
YaY!!!! :cheering:

Tonid1980
02-24-2007, 12:31 PM
hey..at least they LOOK great lol