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02-10-2008, 11:41 AM
How would it work in the monkey sock if instead of a YO you used a M1 ?
02-10-2008, 11:48 AM
You wouldn't get a lacey effect, though you might get a smaller hole. Try the pattern on some scrap yarn with the M1 and see how it turns out.
02-10-2008, 11:56 AM
I did this on her Pomatomus sock. It did make the holes a lot smaller but I liked the look better...:thumbsup:
02-16-2008, 12:58 PM
I'm also making the Monkey Socks pattern. [Where'd that name come from???]
I like it better when you leave the purls out - knit all the stitches instead; keep the decreases and yo's as set forth. This way, it is a little more like a trompe d'oeil - the resulting pattern can look rightside-up or upside-down. Pretty neat.
02-17-2008, 11:45 AM
Check this out: http://fiberjinx.wordpress.com/2007/02/26/pattern-monkey-supplemental-supplemental/