Punky Skew

This was a fun experiment. I’ve adjusted patterns before to fit, namely me. Here though I was going off a pattern that’s a little different in construction and sized larger than my own feet. I was very glad to have had so much experience with the pattern before adjusting it.

Luckily Lynn was on hand and his feet were roughly the same measurements. Once I finished the first sock (and made many notes) the second sock just flew off the needles.

I still love the way the heels make swirls.

I teased about shaving Lynn’s legs for the photos. He agreed that I could. Sometimes I am amazed at what the man will do for me. I decided not to as that might be pushing, even if he agrees to it.

Pattern: Skew by Lana Holden
Project Page: Ravelry
Modifications: Many, all listed on the project page.

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10 thoughts on “Punky Skew

  1. Word Lily says:

    That pattern is so intriguing! I love your yarn for it, too. They turned out great!

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  2. chrisknits says:

    I love the heels too! The yarn is so cheery. My husband often offers to shave my legs, but I just can’t let him. Too afraid I will end up with lots of nicks and cuts!

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  3. jazzoo6 says:

    Nice socks! Love the yarn you used.
    Have a great weekend.

    Here’s my FO: http://mibruno.com/terminados-42/

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  4. woolythymes says:

    great yarn!!!! fun socks!

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