A Little Treat

Clever sock blockers !
I am so thankful 💖

Girl Meets Yarn

I think I have finally realized the joy in knitting for myself! Sometimes I’m so wrapped up in knitting things for my family and friends that I forget to treat myself to something nice once in a while. I used to always keep the messed up projects made out of scrap yarn for myself. So, I treated myself to some hand knit socks. The pattern is Duckies by Samantha Hayes.

The one thing I hate about knitting as a hobby is that it can rack up quite a bill if you want to do it right. There’s all kinds of contraptions out there that are necessary finish projects properly, but sock blockers, I have found are not one of them. Rather than buy wooden or plastic sock blocker, make your own out of cardboard, plastic bags, and tape. Another pro: you can customize the size to get a perfect fit…

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