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Tuesday, January 31, 2006

Dangerous Yarn enabeling

I recieved a skein of STR (Socks that Rock) as a gift today. I have heard wonderful things about this yarn and am excited to try it out! This is STR in "Lagoon" isn't it pretty? Just enough for a pair of socks. Hmm, to knit them in a normal simple pattern, or to find a pretty pattern... maybe Denmark from Knittng on the Road?


Blogger Joanna said...

Oh I am going to use STR for a pair of socks for the Knitting Olympics, it will be my first time to use it too - it is beautiful yarn!!!

4:01 PM  
Blogger margit said...

I saw your post about expensive sock yarn on the Townsend Sock group. If you don't know about knit picks already,, you should check out their sock yarn. They have a large variety at very good prices (wool, superwash, and merino, solids, self-striping, and other patterns). Happy sock knitting! (I haven't taken the plunge yet to buy STR, but maybe I'll splurge sometime soon...)

6:53 PM  
Blogger Dawn said...

I haven't yet ordered from Knitpicks. I'm still looking at the yarn and dreaming of a project for it. The STR was a VERY generous gift and I am excited to have it. I don't know if I'm ready to actually buy some for myself though

7:59 AM  
Blogger Joanne said...

Glad to have found your blog! Welcome to Team Colorado for the knitting Olympics.

I'm currently knitting with STR and loving it. I have Cobalt Bloom. Great yarn... reminds me of Lorna's Laces sock yarn.

10:34 AM  

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