Socks History

Sock Count, last updated 19th Jan 2009

Sock Count = 28
Pairs = 13
Pairs in active progress = 0
Pairs started and resting = 6
Pairs frogged to begin again = 3
Pairless SSS = 2

Completed pairs, in chronological order

  1. Simple Socks aka My First Socks
  2. Hedera by Cookie A aka Blue Ivy Socks
  3. Simple Socks aka Simply Arizona
  4. Ambrosia Socks aka Eight-ply Purple People Eaters
  5. Burning Rings of Fire aka Cash and Burn
  6. Merope socks aka Plumbum’s Mouthwatering Merope
  7. Simple Socks aka Socktober Mountain – first Magic Loop socks
  8. Yarn Harlot sock recipe sock aka Vanilla Mansocks – completed on Magic Loop
  9. Number 1 Husband Socks aka Grreen and Grrowlly Socks – cashmere
  10. Simple Socks aka Water Socks 05/01/09
  11. Earl Grey socks aka Private Comfort 07/01/09
  12. Laeticia aka Gaudete, Boreae Montes et Flumina 06/04/2009
  13. Francie Socks aka Smooshypu Socks 20/05/2009

On the needles

  1. Not So Flashy – plain sock (dozing) 1 done
  2. Tay-lor-made Herringbone Rib socks (dozing)
  3. Own pattern – Thorfinn (dozing)
  4. Cookie A Mingus (sleeping)
  5. Mixed recipe sock  – Warning! (Second Sock Syndrome) – 1 done
  6. Cookie A Pomatomus (sleeping)

Frogged for a new beginning

  1. Firestarter
  2. Teosinte
  3. Smoking Hot Socks

Recently, at the: Crooked House

Petunias always make me think of Dinghies

Petunias always make me think of Dinghies

It has been a busy day, not much time for anything. We walked the dog this morning but I took no photographs until I decided to take a few potshots in the village on our way back.

It has been bugging me

It has been bugging me

Come for a nature walk in the French countryside with me and Nell – I apologise for the image-intensive post. … Continue readingIt has been bugging me

Recent movements of the: Two Snails

On yer bike!

On yer bike!

We have invested in a pair of folding bikes that can be carried in nessa’s luggage space.… Continue reading On yer bike!

Van Nessa : Her Leak

Van Nessa : Her Leak

Home from Melle, we set about cleaning the van in preparation for going out again. At the moment we are hoping to go out for at least one night every week in continuing efforts to break the cats in (or down!) Mr Snail was cleaning the bathroom. Although we haven’t used the shower we had… Continue reading Van Nessa : Her Leak