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Old 01-09-2006, 03:44 PM   #1
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Hi! This post is for all you knitters really wanting to make socks, but like me, were scared to death of the whole process. You know the DPN's, heel, etc.

Well, I have only been knitting for under a year. I have really wanted to make socks so I bought some wool-ease at Michael's and have been going through Silver's online sock tutorial. I cannot believe how EASY it is! Silver has posted such wonderful pictures and directions, that if I have a problem I can refer to the pic and figure it out. Hooray for Silver!

So come on! Jump on the sock train and you will have so much fun! Socks are a blast to make and working with DPNS are not as hard as it seems!

If I can do it, you can too!

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Old 01-09-2006, 03:54 PM   #2
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I saw Silver's walk-through as well and gave me loads of confidence!!

I'll be making socks just as soon I get sone with some of my current projects!
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Yes sir ree....Silver has it all there for the taking! Thanks so much for helping me rid myself of the notion that the DPN's could take an eye out. I was able to make a set of socks from patons merino on 5 DPN, then graduated myself to 3's and made cute short socks for my almost daughter in law. You rock SILVER!
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Sock Class rules...thanks again Silver!
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shhhhh....don't talk about it--I want to do it so bad but I'm making myself wait until I get at least two projects off of my to-do list.
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Lol, my computor fried just before Christmas and I just got up and running again!!! I was about to graft the toe of my first sock and of course couldn't because I didn't have my sock class!!!!!!

Silver's tutorial is awesome, even I can make a sock - lol I hope I can get it finished!!!!!

Hope you all had a happy Christmas and will have a prosperous new year.


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